Quote of the Week


"The citizens of a country have no business deciding on military questions and questions of war. Politicians should take over the responsibility for these questions because if politicians make the wrong decision, they can be hung."

František Mikloško, MP and presidential candidate for the Christian Democratic Party (KDH), responding to a question about the party's attitude towards a referendum on NATO membership.


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