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​Students against corruption in Slovakia

Citizens take to the streets in Bratislava to protest what they see as a corrupt government.

Citizens take to the streets in Bratislava to protest what they see as a corrupt government.

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Eastern EU countries cry foul over "garbage can" food quality

Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic join forces in critiquing food companies they accuse of selling inferior foods compared to richer EU nations

Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic join forces in critiquing food companies they accuse of selling inferior foods compared to richer EU nations

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Shiffrin, Strasser take Stockholm World Cup parallel slaloms

Mikaela Shiffrin continued her dominant season winning the Stockholm Parallel Slalom, but there was also a first title for Linus Strasser.

Mikaela Shiffrin continued her dominant season winning the Stockholm Parallel Slalom, but there was also a first title for Linus Strasser.

Business

How can Europe beat long-term unemployment?

In this edition of Real Economy, Euronews looks at the fiscal drain from Europe's long-term unemployment crisis.

In this edition of Real Economy, Euronews looks at the fiscal drain from Europe's long-term unemployment crisis.

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How Slovakia addresses long-term unemployment

State Secretary Branislav Ondruš explains why long-term unemployment is an issue in several Slovakian regions and how the government is taking action to allow more people to enter the labour…

State Secretary Branislav Ondruš explains why long-term unemployment is an issue in several Slovakian regions and how the government is taking action to allow more people to enter the labour…

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The Brief from Brussels: EU split on defence

This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.

This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.

Europe

EU split on defence plans

EU defence ministers appeared to be split on Tuesday as they mulled a Franco-German plan to boost defence cooperation in Europe.

EU defence ministers appeared to be split on Tuesday as they mulled a Franco-German plan to boost defence cooperation in Europe.

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World Champion Sagan signs with Bora for 2017

Slovakian World Champion Peter Sagan has signed a three year deal to race with German team Bora starting in 2017.

Slovakian World Champion Peter Sagan has signed a three year deal to race with German team Bora starting in 2017.

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Six ways EU states responded to Brexit

Britain’s referendum decision to leave the European Union sent shockwaves across the country and other member states.

Britain’s referendum decision to leave the European Union sent shockwaves across the country and other member states.

Europe

Slovakia takes over EU presidency amid Brexit fallout

The United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union will dominate the bloc’s agenda for the rest of the year, Slovakia’s prime minister said on Friday.

The United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union will dominate the bloc’s agenda for the rest of the year, Slovakia’s prime minister said on Friday.

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Wales roast Russia to romp to top of Euro 2016 Group B

With France and Switzerland already qualified from group A, Monday was the moment when group B’s fate was sealed, one of the most equal of groups.

With France and Switzerland already qualified from group A, Monday was the moment when group B’s fate was sealed, one of the most equal of groups.

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Lille is "calmer than expected" for Russia-Slovakia match

Concerns over possible violence have been running high, with thousands of fans arriving for the match and an England game due to take place on Thursday in nearby Lens.

Concerns over possible violence have been running high, with thousands of fans arriving for the match and an England game due to take place on Thursday in nearby Lens.

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Eva-Maria Brem shines in Slovakia

Austria’s Eva-Maria Brem produced a stunning performance to secure a women’s World Cup giant slalom in Slovakia on Monday. The 27-year-old built a

Austria’s Eva-Maria Brem produced a stunning performance to secure a women’s World Cup giant slalom in Slovakia on Monday. The 27-year-old built a

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PM Robert Fico's anti-immigration party wins Slovakian election

Exit polls suggest the leftist Prime Minister Robert Fico has won Slovakia’s election but is likely to lose his parliamentary majority. If the

Exit polls suggest the leftist Prime Minister Robert Fico has won Slovakia’s election but is likely to lose his parliamentary majority. If the

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Slovakia: ruling party expected to lose parliamentary majority

Slovakia votes in a general election expected to result in a third term for the prime minister, but the loss of the parliamentary majority for his party.

Slovakia votes in a general election expected to result in a third term for the prime minister, but the loss of the parliamentary majority for his party.

Business

Land Rover to set up shop in Slovakia

Jaguar Land Rover has reached agreement to set up shop in Slovakia. Its new one-billion pound (1.38 billion euros) factory will be based at Nitra

Jaguar Land Rover has reached agreement to set up shop in Slovakia. Its new one-billion pound (1.38 billion euros) factory will be based at Nitra