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Broekers-Knol: Politicians Must Bear Responsibility for Their Acts

Bratislava, April 24 (TASR) - In order to regain public trust, politicians have to take responsibility for their actions, be transparent and give people...

Nestor: Modern Democracy Means Voting Quickly, Safely and Online

Bratislava, April 24 (TASR) - Democracy in modern times means giving people the possibility to vote online, safely and quickly from anywhere in the...

Danko: Britain Will Regret Brexit after Some Time

Britain will definitely regret leaving the European Union after some time, Slovak Parliamentary Chairman Andrej Danko (Slovak National Party/SNS) told a news conference held during the Conference of EU Parliamentary Chairs held at Bratislava Castle on Monday, adding that he believes that the Union will then take the British back.

Fico: Disrespect for EU Prevails in European Society

Europe is the best place to live and a place that can build up on excellent results, Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico (Smer-SD) said in a speech he delivered at the conference of EU parliamentary chiefs at Bratislava Castle on Monday.

Hamzacebi: Turkey’s EU Entry Would Be Mutually Beneficial

Bratislava, April 24 (TASR) – Modern Turkey professes democratic values and its possible joining of the EU will be beneficial for both sides, Deputy...

Tajani: Le Pen Won’t Win, Most French Will Protect EU

Bratislava, April 24 (TASR) – The presidential candidate of France's National Front, Marine Le Pen, won't become the country's next president after running against...

Tajani: Europe Will Combat Terrorism Together

Bratislava, April 24 (TASR) – The summit of the EU's national parliaments in Bratislava on Monday is sending out a signal that Europe will...

Katainen: EU’s National Parliaments to Present Their Visions by End of 2017

Bratislava, April 24 (TASR) – The European Commission wants to see an ambitious Europe looking ahead, one able to show solidarity and present solutions...

Danko: EU Parliamentary Chairs Summit Biggest Event of EU Presidency

Bratislava, April 23 (TASR) - Slovakia is about to experience the biggest event within the framework of the country's Presidency of the Council of...

Hlina: KDH Does Not Have Unambiguous Position on EU’s Future for Now

The Christian Democratic Movement (KDH) currently does not have an unambiguous position on the European Union's (EU) future, said KDH chairman Alojz Hlina on Friday while answering TASR's question concerning the future of the EU.

Economic Analysts: Membership in Schengen Area Vital for Slovakia

Bratislava, April 2 (TASR) - Membership in the Schengen Area is of key importance for Slovakia as a small country, analysts approached by TASR...

Fico: We Want UK to Fulfil Commitments

Having made the choice to leave the EU, the United Kingdom should make good on all of its commitments towards it, said Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico after meeting his Czech, Hungarian and Polish peers at a Visegrad Four (V4) summit in Warsaw on Tuesday.

Fico: I Can’t See Any Other Living Space for Slovakia than EU

Rome, March 25 (TASR-correspondent) - The Rome Declaration adopted unanimously on Saturday at the ceremonial summit of 27 EU-member states in Rome, marking the...

Fico: Balkans Migration Route Can’t Be Blocked without Turkey

Bratislava, March 24 (TASR) - It's a display of realism in politics to acknowledge that the EU isn't able to prevent migrants from entering...

Klaus: EU and Euro Bringing Different Effects from Ones Envisaged

Bratislava, March 23 (TASR) - The economy of the European Union is stagnating long term, with both the Union as such and the common...

Fico Represents Sobotka at EU Summit in Brussels

Brussels, March 10 (TASR-correspondent) - Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico at an informal part of the EU summit in Brussels on Friday represented not...

Fico: Temporary Quotas Absolute Fiasco; EU Has No Alternative Solution

Bratislava, March 9 (TASR) – The system of temporary migrant quotas within the EU is an absolute failure, stated Prime Minister Robert Fico (Smer-SD)...

Fico: If EU President Election Is Postponed, Tusk Won’t Be Re-elected

Bratislava, March 8 (TASR) – If the Polish Government succeeds in postponing the European Council president election until a different EU summit, the incumbent...

Sebej: Total Restart of European Union is Impossible

A total restart of the European Union (EU) with 27 member states is not possible, Slovak Parliament's foreign affairs committee chair Frantisek Sebej (Most-Hid) said on RTVS's discussion programme 'O 5 minut 12' (Five Minutes to Twelve) on Sunday while discussing the Union's future with MEP Jozef Viskupic (OLaNO-NOVA) and MEP Ivan Stefanec (KDH).

Lajcak: UK to Remain Close Partner for Slovakia Even after Brexit

Bratislava, March 3 (TASR) – The United Kingdom will remain one of the closest political, security and trading partners for Slovakia even after Brexit,...