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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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Designation of Former Prosecutor General Dobroslav Trnka of the Slovak Republic for Involvement in Significant Corruption

Today, the U.S Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced the public designation of former Prosecutor General Dobroslav Trnka of the Slovak Republic due to his involvement in significant corruption. In his official capacity as the Prosecutor General of Slovakia, Trnka was involved in corrupt acts that undermined rule of law and the Slovak public’s faith ...
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Final Call for SUSI Applications — March 2, 2021 — Spend Summer at an American University

Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSI) for Scholars are short but intensive post-graduate level academic programs for multinational groups of experienced university faculty, scholars, and other related professionals on the following themes:  Study of the U.S. Institute on Journalism and Media   Study of the U.S. Institute on U.S. Foreign Policy   Study of the U.S. Institute on U.S. Economics and Business   Study ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Bratislava, Slovakia, COVID-19 Status Update

February 5, 2021 Location:  Slovakia Current Situation in Slovakia: Starting Monday, February 8, Slovakia will adopt the COVID-19 Traffic Light System, which will update pandemic control measures regionally based on predetermined criteria.  An English-language explanation of the Traffic Light System is available here.  Anyone physically present in a district in the black or dark red phase must ...
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