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“Nobody should pretend that Stephen I is some Slovak king. We’ve got our Svätopluk and not Stephen."

“Nobody should pretend that Stephen I is some Slovak king. We’ve got our Svätopluk and not Stephen."

Prime Minister Robert Fico reacts to the unveiling of a statue of King Stephen I in Komárno, the event which ignited a 'diplomatic war’ between Slovakia and Hungary.


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