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  1. Kiska: We cannot tolerate fascism while celebrating SNPRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia should not celebrate a state holiday marking an uprising against fascism while at the same time tolerating any displays of fascism, said President Andrej Kiska at the main national commemoration event marking the 72nd anniversary of the Slovak National Uprising during WWII in BanskA Bystrica on August 29. The event was also attended by Speaker of Parliament, Andrej Danko, Prime Minister Robert Fico, several other members of the cabinet, former president Ivan GaA paroviA , European Commission Vice-president MaroA A efA oviA and representatives of more than 30 embassies among others.

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  2. Last but one protest in front of Bonaparte drew 300Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Slovak Spectator

    About 300 people gathered in front of the Bonaparte residential complex in Bratislava to again call both Prime Minister Robert Fico and Interior Minister Robert Kalinak to resign. This was the last but one protest.

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  3. Slovak PM Fico considers Russia a reliable partner in energyRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Slovak Spectator

    We perceive Russia as a reliable partner and supplier in the energy sector, Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico said after his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on August 26. Their talks, however, did not bring an answer to the question of whether the second leg of the pipeline Nord Stream, to transit Russian gas under the Baltic Sea to Germany, bypassing Ukraine and Slovakia, would be built. Fico has reiterated that Nord Stream 2 would be harmful to Slovakia.

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  4. Keep EU sanctions on Russia says Lithuania's foreign ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

    ... Crimea in March 2014 and agreed in June to extend them until the end of January. Slovakia's prime minister, Robert Fico, called on the EU to end the sanctions after meeting President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, saying they had harmed both the EU and ...

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  5. Lithuania formin says EU sanctions on Russia should stayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... Crimea in March 2014 and agreed in June to extend them until the end of January. Slovakia's prime minister, Robert Fico, called on the EU to end the sanctions after meeting President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, saying they had harmed both the EU and ...

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  6. In Europe, National Interest Rules SupremeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Cato Institute

    ... a mistake" and that "at least a part of the European leadership" should step aside. The Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico said that the "British people have reacted to European policy. Nobody has the right to be angry with the British voters." The ...

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  7. Slovakian Leader Renews Call For Ending EU Sanctions On RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Weekday Magazine

    Slovakia's Prime Minister Robert Fico renewed his call for an end to sanctions on Russia after meeting with President Vladimir Putin. Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico renewed his call for the European Union to end sanctions against Russia after a meeting this week with President Vladimir Putin in Moscow.

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  8. EU must work out careful response to BrexitRead the original story

    Friday | Xinhuanet

    ... condition of the EU and to show areas which should be in the focus of future meetings," Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico said. Merkel agreed with Fico that Bratislava would not be a summit of decisions but will mark the beginning of work, noting ...

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  9. Slovak Prime Minister calls for removal of Russiaa s EU sanctions,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Big News Network.com

    ... and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. MOSCOW, Russia - Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico has once again urged the European Union to end sanctions against Russia on the grounds that they had failed to influence the ... 1 comment

  10. EU should drop Russia sanctions, Slovak PM says after meeting PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Reuters

    Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, August 25, 2016. Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, August 25, 2016.

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  11. Fico lobbies Putin for Lajcak as UN chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | EurActiv.com

    Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico, who had dinner with Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday , has lobbied for Russian support for his According to a transcript published on the Kremlin's website , Fico tells Putin, "We have an interesting candidate and we will try to find support from your side." Miroslav Lajcak, Slovakia's foreign minister, is one of the 12 official candidates to replace Ban Ki-moon, whose second term expires on 31 December.

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  12. Hungarian PM Orban calls for joint European armyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Reuters

    Slovakia's Prime Minister Robert Fico , German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Poland's Prime Minister Beata Szydlo, Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban and Czech Republic's Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka pose for media in Warsaw, Poland, August 26, 2015. "We should list the issue of security as a priority, and we should start setting up a common European army," Orban told a news conference after a meeting between Central European member states and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Warsaw.

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  13. Malinova case, ten years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Slovak Spectator

    ... interviews with 600 people, led them to conclude the assault never occurred. The then - and now - Prime Minister Robert Fico and Interior Minister Robert KaliASA k personally reported the police findings to a press conference on September 12, 2006. ...

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  14. Fico: Nord Stream would harm SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Slovak Spectator

    The European Union should show a positive face after Brexit and should become a more serious player on the international scene, said Prime Minister Robert Fico after meeting with French President Francois Hollande in France on August 25. Fico met with the French president shortly before leaving for Russia where he was to dine with President Vladimir Putin. The Slovak Prime Minister was also expected to meet with another European leader, German Chancellor Angela Merkel who was to attend the meeting of the Visegrad Group countries on August 26 in Warsaw, Poland, the TASR newswire reported.

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  15. People are most satisfied with KiskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Slovak Spectator

    ... were satisfied and 35 percent were not, came second. People were the most dissatisfied with Prime Minister Robert Fico. Only 36 percent expressed their support, while 60 percent were dissatisfied, the TASR newswire reported. The poll also suggests ...

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  16. Coalition now a club of threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Slovak Spectator

    ... of political power in ruling coalition will result in a new, more effective structure," Prime Minister Robert Fico told the August 19 press conference, as quoted by the SITA newswire. The current situation follows the break-up of the smallest ...

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  17. Slovak Premier Heads to Moscow Before Hosting EU Leaders at HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Bloomberg

    Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico, one of the European Union's most outspoken critics of sanctions against Russia, will hold talks with President Vladimir Putin ahead of a meeting with Angela Merkel and the leaders of ex-communist members of the bloc this week. Fico, whose country holds the EU's six-month rotating presidency and organizes the topics of discussion for the members' leaders, will meet Putin at 8 p.m. in Moscow on Thursday, his press office said in Bratislava.

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  18. Piestany still draws, welcomes foreignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Slovak Spectator

    Frequent Middle East visitors make spa town one of Slovakia's most multicultural places, and incidents are few and far between. If Prime Minister Robert Fico truly meant his statement from November 2015 that Slovakia monitors all Muslims in Slovakia, the intelligence service has to have hard time in town of Piestany during summer.

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  19. Activists call for scrapping duty to have petition against gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Slovak Spectator

    Activists from the Initiative Stop Gambling called on Prime Minister Robert Fico to scrap the duty to collect the signatures of at least 30 percent of adults living in a town or village to initiate a local gambling ban. The call follows the earlier discovery that more than 3,000 out of 8,018 petition sheets urging for a gambling ban in Bratislava went missing from the city hall, the TASR newswire reported.

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  20. Slovakia's Fico goes to RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | EUobserver

    Slovak prime minister Robert Fico will travel to Russia on Thursday for a meeting with president Vladimir Putin. It comes ahead of the G20 summit in China on 4-5 September, where German chancellor Angela Merkel and French president Francois Hollande will also meet Putin about the situation in Ukraine and the implementation of the so-called Minsk ceasefire agreement.

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