Slovakia

14 December 2015
First Christian Refugees Arrive in Slovakia

Like other eastern EU members, the country has resisted taking in more than a handful of migrants from Syria and Iraq.

 
3 December 2015
Slovakia Sues Over EU’s Migrant Quotas
Premier of Hungary, which is also planning a legal challenge, says EU to announce ‘secret agreement’ to resettle up to 500,000 Syrian refugees from Turkey.
 
Charlie Hebdo shooting

1 December 2015
Slovakia Gun Shop Link to Paris Attacks Probed
Until recently, anyone over 18 could buy deactivated guns in Slovakia, no license required.
 
30 November 2015
Baltic Gas Pipeline Under Fire
Poland, Slovakia among those working to block new Nord Stream pipeline corridor between Russia and Germany.
 
30 November 2015
More Physical, Legal Barriers for Migrants
Migrants clashed with police on Macedonia’s southern border over the weekend.
 
24 November 2015
An Unlikely Leader in the Making? Premium
Last week the Czech Republic witnessed the emergence of Bohuslav Sobotka as a major new political player.
By Martin Ehl
 
19 November 2015
V4 Mostly United on EU Issues, Budapest ‘Outlier’ on Russia
Hungary diverges most from its Visegrad Group partners on relations with Russia and the United States.
 
13 November 2015
Slovak Premier Welcomes Refugees Speaking ‘Language of Jesus’
Slovakia may accept Coptic Christians fleeing Syria, Aramaic speakers in IS-controlled area.
 
11 November 2015
Slovak Extremist Party Attacks Memory of Wartime Jewish Heroine
Party leader, a regional governor, is an admirer of Slovakia’s fascist wartime state.
 
10 November 2015
Corruption Nightmare: Ungovernable Countries Premium
A third of Romania’s political elite face prosecution or are already in jail, a third fear they will be, and a third still think themselves untouchable.
By Martin Ehl
 

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