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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...

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: Slovakia Must Be Stable and Prepared for Multi-speed EU

Rome, March 24 (TASR) - Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico stated on Friday ahead of the largely ceremonial EU summit due to take place...

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...

V4 Summit to Debate Imports of Low Quality Food from Western Europe

Trnava, February 27 (TASR) - Warsaw will host an extraordinary summit of the prime ministers of the Visegrad Four (V4) countries on Thursday, March...

Danko: Time When Brussels Looked Down on National Parliaments Over

Bratislava, December 30 (TASR) - One of the reasons why Slovakia as part of its Presidency of the Council of the European Union organised...

Fico Sees Sanctions against Russia as Pointless and Not Leading to Anything

Brussels, October 21 (TASR) - The EU's sanctions against Russia are pointless and don't work, stated Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico after the EU...

Fico: Employing Migrants Doesn’t Concern Slovakia

Brussels, October 19 (TASR correspondent) - Employing refugees in the EU, which is supported by EU social partners (Governments, employers and trade unions), doesn't...

V4 Summit in Poland Opens with Minute of Silence for Kovac

The presidents of the Visegrad 4 (V4) group of countries (Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary) opened their summit in Poland on Friday with a minute of silence to honour the recently deceased Michal Kovac, who participated in these meetings as Slovakia's first president between 1993-98.

Danko: Today’s Summit Will Help EU Overcome Its Problems

Friday's summit of EU parliamentary chairmen in Bratislava is a project that might help the EU overcome its problems, said Slovak Parliamentary Chairman Andrej Danko following the talks, adding that sometimes it's worth it to be courageous.