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“I do not watch RTVS broadcasts. I turned to parliament’s culture and media committee only because I care about efficient use of money by the state.”

“I do not watch RTVS broadcasts. I turned to parliament’s culture and media committee only because I care about efficient use of money by the state.”

Peter Lisý, a Slovak living abroad, who filed a complaint that could lead parliament to dismiss Miloslava Zemková as the head of RTVS, Slovakia’s public-service radio and TV broadcaster.

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