Migration crisis

Migration in the EU

Refugees and migrants waiting for a bus at the port of Piraeus near Athens on May 4, 2020.
Tomáš Rafa's first full-length documentary, Refugees Are Welcome Here, will premiere online. Jana Alexová11. Mar 2021, at 11:32
Peter Kažimír, Governor of the National Bank of SLovakia
Slovakia is headed into recession. 25. Mar 2020, at 13:20
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They will be part of a group of 100 police officers from various EU countries. 12. Mar 2020, at 13:57
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German dailies paid more attention to Slovakia than their French and Italian counterparts between 2000 and 2017. 15. Jan 2020, at 16:54
Migration as a threat was the most common thread of disinformation being spread before the 2019 EP elections, a GLOBSEC report suggests.
On a grassroots level, people tend to solve the problems that might look unsolvable on a macro level, says programme director Anna Hjälm. 8. Jul 2019, at 9:40
The recording does not display an action against migrants, but comes from a totally different event.
The shot has nothing to do with refugees. Marcela Rebrová13. Dec 2018, at 23:43
Government of PM Robert Fico (left) endorses Lajčák as its official candidate.
The time to speak up was in 2015 and 2016. Lajčák didn’t, because it wasn’t career-friendly. 23. Nov 2018, at 16:07
They will stay in the country only until they leave for their target destination. 30. Oct 2018, at 7:29
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Slovakia’s prime minister admitted that Slovakia could help Greece and Italy with refugees. The Foreign Affairs Ministry is now analysing the possibilities. 2. Oct 2018, at 13:17
Migrants arriving on the Greek coast, illustrative stock photo.
The EU summit brought agreement on the re-distribution of migrants; Slovakia will accept as many as 1,200 migrants to help neighbouring countries, Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini said. 2. Jul 2018, at 13:45
Milan Nič, analyst of the German Council for Foreign Affairs
If leaders in Brussels failed to agree on immigration, we would also feel it, says analyst Milan Nič. Lukáš Onderčanin2. Jul 2018, at 0:06
L-R: Slovak (Peter Pellegrini) and Hungarian (Viktor Orbán) PMs symbolically change the V4 presidency on June 21, 2018.
The Hungarian PM labelled Soros “a dangerous financial speculator”. 25. Jun 2018, at 13:54
Refugee camp Traiskirchen
Europe has done very little to prepare for a reprise of mass refugee flows. 18. May 2018, at 16:35
The disputed photo from Calais, used to spread a hoax.
Two hoaxes involving burning tyres, George Soros and the Sahara were spread recently by Slovak media and social networks. 7. May 2018, at 19:01
The money will mostly go to Libya. 22. Feb 2018, at 14:05
Police detained 78 illegal migrants in Źilina, on November 14.
In the city of Žilina, vehicles were stopped with dozens of illegally transported Iraqi, Iranian and Syrian nationals. 15. Nov 2017, at 13:51
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Refugees are using new smuggling routes, according to the Austrian minister. 20. Sep 2017, at 23:04
Andrej Danko, chairman of the SNS
Danko called on remaining coalition parties to postpone the cabinet session scheduled for Wednesday 22. Aug 2017, at 0:01
Refugees at the border between Hungary and Serbia.
Yves Bot rejects arguments from Slovakia and Hungary on the legality of the relocation plan. 26. Jul 2017, at 13:55
Refugees at the border between Hungary and Serbia.
The country has accepted only 16 people through its quota system. 11. Jul 2017, at 16:17