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  • Slovak MPs abolish their immunity from prosecution
    August 3, 2012, by Beata Balogova of The Slovak Spectator

    In a rare expression of unanimity – albeit one that had previously eluded them for almost 20 years – Slovak parliamentarians voted on July 26 to abolish their own immunity […]

  • Mario Draghi, President, European Central Bank, Frankfurt is captured during the session 'Europe's Economic Outlook' at the Annual Meeting 2012 of the World Economic Forum at the congress centre in Davos, Switzerland, January 27, 2012. Photo: World Economic Forum
    ECB confident in euro, no new measures for now
    August 3, 2012, by VOANews

    The European Central Bank suggested it might buy the bonds of ailing eurozone economies like Spain and Italy on the open market – but only after the countries first seek […]

  • a pair of silver handcuffs on a white background
    Two Bulgarians held in Croatia for people trafficking
    August 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Two Bulgarians have been detained in Croatia for human trafficking, the Croatian news website Index reported, according to local news agency Focus. The Bulgarians, who are lorry drivers, were detained […]