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EU court’s advocate general proposes to dismiss quota lawsuits

Yves Bot rejects arguments from Slovakia and Hungary on the legality of the relocation plan. Compiled by Spectator staff ,26. Jul 2017, at 13:55

Refugees at the border between Hungary and Serbia.

Changed testimony in Pandur case claims Fico’s friend asked for money

The defence lawyers wanted to use the change to repeat the whole hearing concerning the purchase of army vehicles, but did not succeed. Compiled by Spectator staff ,25. Jul 2017, at 22:44

Miroslav Výboh

Police join fight against online sexual extortionVideo

The global initiative is coordinated by Europol. Compiled by Spectator staff ,25. Jul 2017, at 14:31

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Over 100 foreign students receive diplomas in medicine

Most of the graduating students were Greeks Compiled by Spectator staff ,25. Jul 2017, at 6:18

Illustratory stock photo

Austrian Ambassador: I like almost everything about Slovakia

Most people want the EU to exist in the future – we just have to mobilise this majority and not take things for granted, says Austrian Ambassador to Slovakia Helfried Carl in an interview with The Slovak Spectator. Michaela Terenzani ,24. Jul 2017, at 6:30

Austrian Ambassador Helfried Carl

Austrian church representatives receive medals

They received commemorative medals awarded on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the reformation. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Jul 2017, at 9:30

General Bishop of the Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Slovakia Miloš Klátik
Milan Lach

Slovak children are lagging behind in British schools

Some Polish children at British schools have better results than the British. Compiled by Spectator staff ,19. Jul 2017, at 6:28

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Slovaks and a Pole injured on Mont Blanc

They were all on one rope, when the ledge they were standing on broke away. Compiled by Spectator staff ,19. Jul 2017, at 6:06

SNS will not support Istanbul Convention

Justice Ministry suggests postponement to ratification of the convention. Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Jul 2017, at 23:18

Andrej Danko

Scientists have probably discovered the weirdest organism in the world

A small cockroach belongs amongst the strangest creatures people have ever found. Compiled by Spectator staff ,12. Jul 2017, at 22:59

Helmablatta louisrothi

Slovak ambassador receives Monaco’s state award

Marek Eštok was decorated for his contribution in developing the relations between the two countries. Compiled by Spectator staff ,12. Jul 2017, at 14:09

Prince Albert II of Monaco (l) and Marek Eštok (r)

TTIP talks are not dead

Despite positive declarations from the government, the American Chamber of Commerce in Slovakia is still waiting for significant, tangible results in the areas of the legislative process, corruption and efficient… Radka Minarechová ,10. Jul 2017, at 6:30

Jake Slegers

US students will visit Kežmarok hospital every two years

One of the aims of the visit was a mutual exchange of experiences in educating nurses. Compiled by Spectator staff ,9. Jul 2017, at 9:30

The hospital in Kežmarok

US Ambassador awards a special tasks regiment soldier

A member of the 5th Special Operations Regiment directly contributed to preserving the security and safety of hundreds of soldiers from a number of countries stationed at Camp Integrity in Afghanistan. Compiled by Spectator staff ,8. Jul 2017, at 9:30

Hate movements have never done any good

Fighting extremism gets to the essence of the US-Slovak relationship, says US Ambassador to Slovakia, Adam Sterling, in an interview with The Slovak Spectator about hate movements, the Paris Agreement, TTIP talks,… Michaela Terenzani ,7. Jul 2017, at 12:30

US Ambassador to Slovakia Adam Sterling

Ambassadors unveil plaque for soldiers killed in SNP

The main task of the US-British unit that was deployed in Slovakia in 1944 was to evacuate downed US and British pilots back to their airbase in Bari, Italy. Compiled by Spectator staff ,7. Jul 2017, at 12:25

Flexi Cards program tries to help Roma find employment

Slovakia is one of eight central and eastern European countries participating in an international project to reduce barriers to work. Compiled by Spectator staff ,4. Jul 2017, at 14:26

ETP Slovensk ohas already made several projects to hel pthe Roma improve their situaiton and show initiative.

Manager of one of the biggest refugee camps will lead discussion in Bratislava

Kilian Klenschmidt will talk about dire conditions in the Za’atari camp in Jordan, situated close to the Syrian border. Compiled by Spectator staff ,3. Jul 2017, at 22:55

Parliament Speaker says he feels nostalgic about totalitarian regime

Andrej Danko, the head of SNS, is known for numerous slips of the tongue. Compiled by Spectator staff ,30. Jun 2017, at 0:15

Andrej Danko

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