Threema saga: Smer supports State Secretary Jankovská

President Zuzana Čaputová considers it “indefensible” for Jankovská to remain at her post if law enforcement bodies have a reason to be interested in her communication with Kočner.

Monika JankovskáMonika Jankovská (Source: SME)

The representatives of the ruling Smer party do not seem bothered by the fact that the police have seized a mobile phone from its nominee, State Secretary of the Justice Ministry Monika Jankovská, and that Marian Kočner called her “monkey” in his communication with Alena Zsuzsová, the Sme daily reported.

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Both Kočner and Zsuzsová face charges in the murder case of investigative reporter Ján Kuciak and his fiancée Martina Kušnírová.

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Jankovská had to give police her mobile phone after she had been mentioned in a communication sent via the Threema app. However, she remains in her post for now.

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