US Embassy awards three Slovaks for pursuing human rights

A judge, a journalist and a Holocaust survivor receive awards.

Award winning Slovaks and Ambassador Bridget BrinkAward winning Slovaks and Ambassador Bridget Brink

The US Embassy has awarded three Slovak personalities on the occasion of International Human Rights Day. Eva Mosnáková, Monika Tódová and Jaroslav Macek each received an award for their extraordinary contribution to pursuing human rights and transparency. This is the ninth year of the award.

“Support of universal shared values such as human rights and the rule of law around the world is one of the main priorities of the American cabinet,” said Ambassador Bridget Brink. “In this attempt, we remain strong partners with Slovakia. No country, including mine, has perfect results in upholding human rights but we do everything that we can help each other,” she added.

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