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“Imagine if the British prime minister were to do something comparable to Robin Hood.”

“Imagine if the British prime minister were to do something comparable to Robin Hood.”

Robert Fico comments on a previous premier’s decision to cover up a communist-era relief in the Government Office depicting Slovak national icon Juraj Jánošík. Fico has put the relief back on display.

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