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“I have always been impressed by the tradition of the three Svätopluk twigs.”

“I have always been impressed by the tradition of the three Svätopluk twigs.”

Presidential candidate Robert Fico explains his idea of cooperation between pre-sident, PM and speaker of parliament based on the myth of the three twigs that ninth-century regional leader Svätopluk gave to his three sons to demonstrate that they were stronger united than separate.

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