All posts tagged Slovakia

  • Slovakia, Poland to set up NATO centre for counterintelligence
    October 1, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia and Poland are planning to build a centre for the counterintelligence capabilities of NATO countries. Slovak Defence Minister Martin Glváč, currently on a business trip in the USA, signed […]

  • Slovakia to sue EU
    September 23, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia will defend itself from the mandatory quotas approved by the European Union’s interior ministers, said Prime Minister Robert Fico following the cabinet’s September 23 session. The Slovak government will file a […]

  • Europe’s migrant crisis: Roundup, September 23
    September 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    European Union leaders are gathering on September 23 2015 for an emergency meeting in Brussels to discuss the next steps after interior ministers agreed to a plan to distribute 120 000 […]

  • EU ministers agree to migrant quota plan
    September 22, 2015, by VOANews

    European Union interior ministers approved a controversial plan Tuesday to relocate 120,000 migrants throughout the 28-nation bloc, overriding vehement opposition from four ex-communist eastern nations. The interior ministers adopted the [& ...

  • Schengen must survive, Slovak politicians say
    September 17, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia’s prime minister Robert Fico and his government continue to voice their opposition to EU-wide quotas on accepting refugees after Hungary closed its borders, and the subsequent reimposition of border checks […]

  • Europe’s migrant crisis: Roundup, September 17
    September 17, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Migrants and refugees are pouring into Germany at a rate of 1800 a day through the border with Austria, German police said on September 16. The influx is causing some […]

  • Slovaks uniting to help migrants
    September 10, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    Prompted by pictures from foreign refugee camps Slovaks spontaneously started to organize themselves with the aim to help migrants staying there. On the other hand, NGOs focused on refugees integration […]