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Austria concedes mistakes in handling Vienna attacker

Austria concedes mistakes in handling Vienna attacker

Slovakian intelligence informed Austria in July that Vienna terrorist tried to buy ammunition there.Elad Benari, 05/11/2020 03:36
Slovakia: Vandalism at Jewish cemetery caused by children

Slovakia: Vandalism at Jewish cemetery caused by children

Police in Slovakia say five boys aged 9 to 12 are responsible for vandalism of Jewish cemetery in Slovakia in mid-December.Ben Ariel, 22/01/2020 05:30
Again: Headstones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in Slovakia

Again: Headstones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in Slovakia

More than 20 headstones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in northern Slovakia, the second such incident in a week.Elad Benari, 27/12/2019 05:31
Gravestones desecrated in Slovakia Jewish cemetery

Gravestones desecrated in Slovakia Jewish cemetery

Vandals desecrate 59 graves in 18th-century Jewish cemetery in northern Slovakia.Elad Benari, 18/12/2019 02:01
Dedication of first Torah scroll in Slovakia since Holocaust

Dedication of first Torah scroll in Slovakia since Holocaust

The once-flourishing Jewish community in Slovakia of about 136,000 Jews has dwindled to a mere 2,600 Jews.Sara Rubenstein, 06/09/2019 14:49
No-migrant Slovakia among has one of lowest crime rates in EU

No-migrant Slovakia among has one of lowest crime rates in EU

Countries in EU with lowest overall levels of reported crime are home to few migrants, according to EU survey.Mordechai Sones, 05/12/2018 13:06
Netanyahu pushing for more embassies in Jerusalem

Netanyahu pushing for more embassies in Jerusalem

Prime Minister working to convince Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary to move their embassies to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 02/07/2018 01:08
Orthodox Jewish Trump confidant visits Chatam Sofer's tomb

Orthodox Jewish Trump confidant visits Chatam Sofer's tomb

Paul Packer, tapped by president to head overseas heritage preservation commission, visits burial place of Rabbi Moses Sofer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2018 14:52
The Slovakian President's secret

The Slovakian President's secret

Slovakian President Andrei Kiske reveals he always admired Jewish community. 'I also asked myself 'why not become a Jew?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2017 21:46
Slovak MPs protest against 'neo-Nazi' party

Slovak MPs protest against 'neo-Nazi' party

Two MPs protest against growing Our Slovakia party. Party leader holds marches with neo-Nazi uniforms but denies being a fascist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2016 15:43
'Neo-Nazi' party elected to Slovakian parliament

'Neo-Nazi' party elected to Slovakian parliament

Our Slovakia party gains 14 parliamentary seats in Slovakia’s elections.Shoshana Miskin, 07/03/2016 12:08
Slovakia: First President With No Communist Past

Slovakia: First President With No Communist Past

Flamboyant philanthropist Andrej Kiska - who 'flirted' with Judaism and Buddhism - beats leftist PM Robert Fico in landslide victory.AFP, 30/03/2014 14:59
Frontrunner in Slovak Poll 'Flirted with Judaism'

Frontrunner in Slovak Poll 'Flirted with Judaism'

Prime Minister Robert Fico a political newcomer and millionaire Andrej Kiska, in close race for presidency.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 27/03/2014 20:18
Slovakia: Neo-Nazi Win Alarms Human Rights Groups

Slovakia: Neo-Nazi Win Alarms Human Rights Groups

Victory of neo-Nazi Marian Kotleba as Slovakian regional governor concerns Jewish and Rights groups, say precedent might be set.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2013 02:45
Slovakia Postpones Trial of Most Wanted Nazi

Slovakia Postpones Trial of Most Wanted Nazi

A Slovak court postponed a hearing into war crimes against 98-year-old Laszlo Csatary when he failed to appear.Elad Benari, 12/07/2013 04:42
Slovakia Paves the Way for Extradition of Nazi

Slovakia Paves the Way for Extradition of Nazi

A Slovak court has paved the way for the extradition of Laszlo Csatary from Hungary to Slovakia.Elad Benari, 26/04/2013 02:16
Slovakia Seeks Fresh Trial for Hungarian Nazi, 98

Slovakia Seeks Fresh Trial for Hungarian Nazi, 98

Slovak court seeks extradition of Laszlo Csatary, a 98-year-old alleged Nazi war criminal accused of sending 16,000 Jews to their deaths., 02/04/2013 18:59
Slovakia's Jews Call to Extradite Nazi

Slovakia's Jews Call to Extradite Nazi

Slovakia's Jewish community calls for Laszlo Csatary, who was detained in Hungary, to stand trial on Slovak soil.Elad Benari, 30/07/2012 00:13