Quote of the week

“I was joking when saying that I did not order a sightseeing flight, but we were flying to Paris.”

“I was joking when saying that I did not order a sightseeing flight, but we were flying to Paris.”

Defence Minister Martin Glváč commented on his emergency landing after the pilot noted problems with one of the plane’s engines and made several circles above the town of Pezinok before returning back to the Bratislava airport.

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Six people involved in the surveillance of journalists, Kočner paid thousands

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The White House