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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Bratislava, Slovakia (April 29-May 2)

Location: Throughout Slovakia The U.S. Embassy would like to advise the community of two events scheduled to occur in the coming days.  This advisory is for your awareness to ensure your safety.  Event #1:  From April 28 to May 2, the Russian nationalist motorcycle club (MC), the Night Wolves, are conducting what they’re calling a “pilgrimage” ...
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Celebrating 17th Anniversary of Slovakia’s Accession To NATO

“On March 29, 2004 Slovakia joined NATO alongside Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, and Slovenia. That 26 nation alliance, which is now 30 nations, has been committed to mutual joint-defense and the peaceful resolution of disputes for over 70 years. The stability that NATO provides is the solid foundation that Slovakia, America, and all of ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Bratislava, Slovakia

Location: Bratislava, Slovakia Event: The U.S. Embassy is tracking the potential for demonstrations from March 19-21. While the demonstrations are expected to be directed at the Slovak government and are not anti-U.S. in nature, given the current government crisis and past protests, there is potential for impact on the Embassy community.  The protests are in violation of ...
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Statement by the Diplomatic Community on the occasion of International Women’s Day

Bratislava, 8th March, 2021 Today, on International Women’s Day, we celebrate the achievements and leadership of women around the world. We recognise the powerful contribution of women in the fight against the Coronavirus, as medics and caregivers, scientists and teachers, in business, and as political leaders.  We are especially mindful that women and girls have ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Bratislava, Slovakia, COVID-19 Status Update

March 2, 2021 Location:  Slovakia Current Situation in Slovakia: Due to the worsening COVID-19 situation in Slovakia, the government of Slovakia will enact new restrictions starting Wednesday, March 3.  Most activities outside the home are prohibited.  Many excepted activities require negative results of a COVID-19 test less than 7 days old.  FFP2 type masks will ...
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