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"I have been connected with the Slovak national hockey team since its very beginnings. I was with them, I helped them, we met, I arranged sponsoring, I took part in practices. If the Slovak Republic did not exist, neither would Slovak national hockey."

Opposition HZDS party leader Vladimír Mečiar explaining his role in Slovakia's recent World Championship hockey title


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Marián Turner became the General Director of the Slovak Philharmonic in January 2022.

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Covid isolation period could be cut to keep country running

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