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“Maybe they would have done better to take a fly swatter and gone out personally to beat the bark beetles on their heads.”

“Maybe they would have done better to take a fly swatter and gone out personally to beat the bark beetles on their heads.”


General Prosecutor Dobroslav Trnka suggests that environmentalists seek an alternative to their long-running legal action to preserve trees in the High Tatras from destructive beetles.


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