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Foreign Ministry: No Slovaks reported among injured in London

The Slovak Foreign Ministry has obtained no information indicating that Slovak nationals were among the injured in the London terrorist attacks. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Mar 2017, at 15:28

Miroslav Lajčák

Bill to allow foreigners seasonal work without temporary visa

Foreigners from countries outside the European Union will be allowed to get seasonal jobs even without having a temporary residence visa in Slovakia, due to a bill passed in parliament on March 23. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Mar 2017, at 15:25

Carmakers sometimes resort to emplyoing workers from abroad, illustrative stock photo

Drunken Slovak pilot pleads guilt

The judge is expected to issue a verdict in early April. Compiled by Spectator staff ,22. Mar 2017, at 13:45

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SIS: Foreign countries try to impact public opinion

The intelligence agency focuses on, among other things, tense relations between Russia and the West and related propaganda activities. Compiled by Spectator staff ,21. Mar 2017, at 14:01

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Environmentalists send letter to USA

They describe Trump as an enemy of environmental protection who cast doubts on serious environmental threats. Compiled by Spectator staff ,21. Mar 2017, at 13:47

Native Americans drum and sing at the Oceti Sakowin camp where people have gathered to protest the Dakota Access oil pipeline in Cannon Ball on December 4, 2016.

FAQ: State citizenship of the Slovak Republic

The Slovak Spectator brings you the set of the most frequently asked questions with regard to acquiring and losing Slovak state citizenship. Compiled by Spectator staff ,17. Mar 2017, at 13:30

Fico: Slovakia must be at the heart of EU affairs

Prime Minister again praised the Slovak presidency of the EU Council. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Mar 2017, at 23:15

PM Robert Fico

Killing of young GDR citizen on Czechoslovak border was a crime

Hartmut Tautz killing is ruled illegal. After his name has been rehabilitated, his family is entitled to damage compensation. Compiled by Spectator staff ,14. Mar 2017, at 21:31

The Hartmut Tautz memorial in Slovakia

Venice Commission refuse Kiska's "No"

The Venice Commission refused to step in as arbiter and will let Slovakia resolve its own issue of Consitutional Court judge vacancies. Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Mar 2017, at 13:57

Andrej Kiska
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Pulitzer prize winning journalist: Public lecture in Bratislava and Košice

Martha Mendoza will talk in Slovakia about stories which are showing the new face of a modern day slavery. Register now for the lecture for free.13. Mar 2017, at 10:32

Slovakia's legal migrants increase but the numbers of illegal migrants fall

There are currently 93,000 foreigners legally residing in Slovakia, making up 1.7 percent of the population. Compiled by Spectator staff ,9. Mar 2017, at 22:42

Žiga: We can cooperate with Iran in peaceful use of nuclear energy

Slovakia and Iran could cooperate in the peaceful use of nuclear energy, Slovak's visit to the latter country shows. Compiled by Spectator staff ,7. Mar 2017, at 14:04

Slovak Economy MInister Peter Žiga

Two Syrians from Germany arrested in Slovakia for smuggling migrants

They face 10 years in prison if convicted. Compiled by Spectator staff ,6. Mar 2017, at 21:03

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PM: Brexit talks should not leave EU only with disadvantages

If a multi-speed European Union turns into reality, Slovakia has to and wants to be at the core of integration, the Slovak PM said. Compiled by Spectator staff ,6. Mar 2017, at 13:39

Britain’s Brexit Secretary David Davis (l) and Slovak PM Robert Fico (r)

Slovakia and Hungary to construct two electricity links

Two new cross-border links of electricity networks between Slovakia and Hungary will be introduced soon, with a total investment exceeding €80 million. Compiled by Spectator staff ,2. Mar 2017, at 6:40

L-R: Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó and Slovak Economy Minister Peter Žiga signing agreement on cross-border electricity links, March 1.

Korčok: Extraordinary EU summit on Brexit to take place in April

Slovak ministries coordinate their preparation for Brexit negotiations. Slovakia and remaining member states should coordinate their stance before the April summit. Compiled by Spectator staff ,2. Mar 2017, at 6:36

Foreign Ministry State Secretary and Government Proxy for Slovak Council of the EU Presidency Ivan Korčok.

The UK will close borders already in March

Restrictions will concern only people who would like to move to the country after March 2017. Compiled by Spectator staff ,1. Mar 2017, at 13:29

Poles, Swedes rid Europe of Slovak arms

Europol estimates that criminals have smuggled around 10,000 Slovak weapons into the EU market. Roman Cuprik ,1. Mar 2017, at 10:14

Submachine gun model 61.

Slovakia hopes to host the seat of the European Medicines Agency

This issue will be part of settling the relationship between the EU and Great Britain. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Feb 2017, at 22:18

Amnesty International slams Slovak discrimination against Roma

The organization's report also points to Fico and anti-migrant rhetoric. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Feb 2017, at 14:53

PM Robert Fico

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