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“We do not evaluate the person of Gustáv Husák and his activities from a historical and political point of view, but rather we regard him as a Dúbravka native.”

“We do not evaluate the person of Gustáv Husák and his activities from a historical and political point of view, but rather we regard him as a Dúbravka native.”

The district council in Bratislava-Dúbravka defends its decision to install a plaque commemorating Husák, who led the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia at a time when widespread persecution of political opponents took place.

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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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