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"I have enough humility and experience never to underestimate corruption. But I really am experienced enough not to let myself be pressured on some topic because it happens to be in the interest of certain lobby groups... We will not allow someone to inflate such a serious matter to dimensions it doesn't have."

Prime Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda, responding to concerns about the extent of corruption in Slovakia.

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