Quote of the Week:

“I will not speak to journalists any more. They‘ve distorted everything.”

“I will not speak to journalists any more. They‘ve distorted everything.”

Rudolf Trávniček, an 82-year-old pensioner, who, according to the Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS), last year gave the party over Sk7 million. The donation was reportedly delivered in cash, which was contained in a Tesco supermarket bag and passed to the party via a friend of Trávniček’s. The HZDS is now facing scrutiny over its sponsors.

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Slovak Billie Eilish supports LGBTI people on live Polish TV

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The Nord Stream 2 pipeline is installed in Swedish waters.

US and Germany made a declaration on Nord Stream 2. Where does it leave Slovakia?

Slovakia’s official position to Nord Stream 2 has gone from slightly critical to silent, analyst says.


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