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"Slovaks are probably genetically stupid."

Ján Slota, leader of the far-right Real Slovak National Party (PSNS), after his party failed to gain enough votes to enter parliament, while the ethnic Hungarian SMK party won a record 11.16 per cent result and will be part of the next government.


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