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“Coalition partners are like family – you don’t get to choose them, but you have to live with them.”Vladimír Mečiar, chairman of the Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS), comment-ing on one of his partners in the governing coalition, the Slovak National Party (SNS).

“Coalition partners are like family – you don’t get to choose them, but you have to live with them.”
Vladimír Mečiar, chairman of the Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS), comment-ing on one of his partners in the governing coalition, the Slovak National Party (SNS).

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Crisis ends in Danko’s defeat

Education minister steps down following Fico’s call, Danko not ruling out he might leave politics.

Former education minister Peter Plavčan and PM Robert Fico on July 24.

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PM Fico wants Education Minister’s resignation

Education Minister Peter Plavčan has refused to leave, the Prime Minister demanding his resignation.

Education Minister Peter Plavčan

Things that make us different also make us stronger

On August 19, a rainbow flag will fly over the US Embassy in Bratislava to represent the firm commitment of the United States to defending the human rights of LGBTI people, writes Ambassador Sterling.

The rainbow flag flew over the US Embassy in Bratislava in 2016.