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“Persecuting someone for their opinion is an example of totalitarianism in the 21st century.” Supreme Court President Štefan Harabin reacts to criticism of judges’wage-discrimination lawsuits by SDKÚ chairman Mikuláš Dzurinda

“Persecuting someone for their opinion is an example of totalitarianism in the 21st century.”


Supreme Court President Štefan Harabin reacts to criticism of judges’wage-discrimination lawsuits by SDKÚ chairman Mikuláš Dzurinda

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PM wants to test everyone, Kotleba already positive in neo-Nazism

Nationwide testing is less utopian than the blackout but it is driven by the same ambition.

PM Igor Matovič shows the antigen testing kit that should be used in the nationwide testing project in Slovakia.

UPDATED: Nationwide testing will be secured by the army

Foreigners living in Slovakia will be able to get tested too.

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The best concert I have ever heard was in Bratislava, says Dutch ambassador

Ambassador Henk Cor van der Kwast cycles with Slovakia's mayors and loves the Slovak capital for its rich music history.

Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok, centre, with the Embassy team, including Ambassador Henk Cor van der Kwast, left of the minister, on March 15, 2019.

Unauthorised protest against COVID-19 measures turns violent in Bratislava

The protest took place at a time when assemblies with more than six people are banned.

The protest in Bratislava turned violent.