All posts tagged Slovakia

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September 1, 2015, by VOANews

Hungarian authorities have shut down Budapest’s main train station, stranding hundreds of migrants, mostly from conflict-ridden areas of the Middle East, who are trying to travel on to Austria and […]

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Slovakia ‘will only accept Christian refugees’

August 20, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

Slovakia has said it will only accept Christian refugees under an EU relocation scheme. The country, due to receive 200 people under the EU plan to re ...

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Jaguar Land Rover plant in Nitra draws closer

August 12, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

Following robust analysis of a number of locations including Europe, the United States and Mexico, the Jaguar Land Rover carmaker has selected Slovak ...

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Jaguar Land Rover chooses Slovakia over Poland for new plant

August 12, 2015, by The Warsaw Voice

Carmaker Jaguar Land Rover, a unit of Indian Tata, chose Slovakia over Poland as the location of its new production plant, as Poland did not want to a ...

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    Night Wolves reach Bratislava
    May 3, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    Five members of the Russian nationalist motorcycle club Night Wolves laid wreaths at the Slavín memorial in Bratislava on the afternoon of May 2, accompanied by the Russian mbassador Alexei Leonidovich Fedotov. […]

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    Putin’s bikers’ ride through Slovakia provokes concerns
    April 29, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    The Night Wolves, a reportedly ultra-nationalist motorcycle club with close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, are planning to make an appearance in Slovakia on their way to Berlin. Some Slovaks […]

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    Slovak referendum on ‘family’ invalid, turnout low
    February 8, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia’s February 7 referendum on family may be invalid as just 21.3 per cent of eligible voters cast their ballot, suggest the unofficial results released by the Statistics Office, after the votes […]