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“It is said that former best thieves became the best keepers.”

Most-Híd Chairman Béla BugárMost-Híd Chairman Béla Bugár (Source: Sme)

Most-Híd chair Béla Bugár answers a question on whether he can imagine Jaroslav Rezník leading the public-service RTVS, which is supposed to remain unbiased and impartial.

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News digest: Long queues around Slovakia on the first day of nationwide testing

Hundreds of thousands got tested during the first five hours. Experts warn it is too early to interpret the results.

Drive-in testing site in Bratislava.

Afraid of testing? Minimise your risk of infection with these test day tips

Coughing is the most dangerous part of the testing process.

Zborov, the Bardejov district

UPDATED: Nationwide testing for COVID-19 is on

Long queues have formed in front of most testing points since early morning. Some drive-through sites closed in Bratislava

Testing in Trenčín, western Slovakia

The big testing: When and where to show up, and what if I don't want to? (FAQ)

Here is what we know about the practicalities of the nationwide testing so far. Testing also applies to foreigners and diplomats in Slovakia.

Pilot testing in Bardejov