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Ammunition disappears from warehouse

It is the second case over the past few months. Compiled by Spectator staff ,28. Jun 2017, at 14:31

Artillery ammunition, illustrative stock photo
UPDATED: 27. Jun 2017, at 20:48

The first two Black Hawks land in SlovakiaPhoto

Another seven will follow later. Compiled by Spectator staff ,27. Jun 2017, at 14:18

Quote of the week

“Neither the hunting association nor gardeners will help here.” Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Jun 2017, at 6:30

Andrej Danko

US army will convoy across Slovakia

Drivers should prepare for increased traffic on June 13 and 14. Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Jun 2017, at 13:09

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Russian surveillance plane to fly above Slovakia

In compliance with treaty rules, an unarmed Russian military plane will make a surveillance flight over Slovak territory Compiled by Spectator staff ,29. May 2017, at 13:47

Sliač airport

Foreign soldiers to move across Slovakia

They will attend several international exercises. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. May 2017, at 13:35

Slovak experts to train Iraqi soldiers

Slovakia will send specialists to Iraq to train members of their army in mine clearance, ground maintenance and special operations. Compiled by Spectator staff ,18. May 2017, at 13:32

Defence Minister Peter Gajdoš during the May 17 cabinet session.

Army to buy new armoured vehicles

The price tag of the project is nearly €1.2 billion. Compiled by Spectator staff ,17. May 2017, at 22:04

Aligator presented at Ideb.

Military technology will transfer via Slovakia

The biggest transfer this week is scheduled for May 12. Compiled by Spectator staff ,10. May 2017, at 19:59

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USA military convoy to drive through Slovakia

This summer, the USA military convoy will drive through Slovakia en route to NATO exercises. Compiled by Spectator staff ,24. Apr 2017, at 22:51

Stocktaking follows ammunition theft, no results drawn yet

The theft in a Slovak army ammunition store in Trenčín provoked a thorough stocktaking in military stores; however, the army is not willing to specify if anything else is missing. Compiled by Spectator staff ,24. Apr 2017, at 14:17

Handgun, illustrative stock photo

Slovak military participates in 2017 Summer Shield

Slovak soldiers are participating in the international military drill in Latvia with almost 1,700 soldiers in total. Compiled by Spectator staff ,20. Apr 2017, at 13:36

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First Black Hawks to arrive in summer

The US military helicopters will land at the aircraft base in Prešov. Compiled by Spectator staff ,4. Apr 2017, at 14:00

Sikorsky Black Hawk

Ammunition got lost in Trenčín storage facility

Part of the ammunition from a storage facility is missing, but the Defence Ministry is just releasing minimum information to prevent public panic. Compiled by Spectator staff ,3. Apr 2017, at 14:10

Artillery ammunition, illustrative stock photo

Armoured vehicle Božena will help suppress demonstrationsVideo

The vehicle has been recently noticed by several foreign media outlets. Compiled by Spectator staff ,29. Mar 2017, at 13:24

Božena Riot

A soldier wounded in Afghanistan is stabilised

If possible, the soldier will be transported to the military hospital in Ružomberok. Compiled by Spectator staff ,27. Mar 2017, at 23:00

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Police officers may help in the Mediterranean

Their task will be to check vessels in the sea to curtail human smuggling. Compiled by Spectator staff ,21. Feb 2017, at 13:49

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NATO ministers: Alliance needs a stronger eastern border

Slovak defence minister met with his colleagues in Brussels Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Feb 2017, at 22:19

NATO ministers in Brussels

Military technology will be moved through Slovakia

The movements will take place between February 7 and 12. Compiled by Spectator staff ,1. Feb 2017, at 23:36

Illustrative stock photo

Slovakia will host more than 40 international trainings

Slovak soldiers will also attend about 40 exercises abroad in the first half of the year. Compiled by Spectator staff ,25. Jan 2017, at 14:14

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