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“We need a president who will not be the lesser evil.”

“We need a president who will not be the lesser evil.”

Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) leader Richard Sulík, speaking about his party’s nomination of SaS MP Peter Osuský as its candidate for president.

Top stories

The unemployment rate continued its downward trend in December

The problem of unemployment in Slovakia is not the lack of jobs but the unsuitable structure for job seekers.

A Slovak prisoner tattooed in Auschwitz, remained silent until he grew very old

Lale Sokolov fell in love in the concentration camp; only those close to him knew his story.

A tattoo, illustrative stock photo

Kiska: Only president can bestow awards

President Andrej Kiska turned to Constitutional Court over the law on state awards recently passed by the government.

President Andrej Kiska granting awards, January 1, 2018