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Pride Statement

Bratislava, July 24 – As international friends and partners of Slovakia, we are united in reaffirming that all persons, irrespective of sexual orientation or gender identity, should fully be able to enjoy their human rights and fundamental freedoms. Together we celebrate Bratislava Pride on 24 July and Kosice Pride on 21 August, along with other ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Bratislava, Slovakia (July 24, 2021)

Subject: Large Protest in Bratislava on July 24 Location: Bratislava, Slovakia Date and Time: Saturday, July 24 from 3pm to 8pm Event: A large protest organized by the National March for Life and a pro-life event is scheduled tomorrow.  The protest has been taking place in Slovakia since 2013. The event may also attract counter protesters and other ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Bratislava, Slovakia (July 23, 2021)

Location: Bratislava, Slovakia Event: An angry crowd of several hundred people has formed outside the Parliament, protesting against government measures related to Covid, and demanding the government step down. The atmosphere is hostile with protesters throwing eggs and ketchup at the heavily armed police. According to press reports tear gas has been used and at least one ...
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Security Alert: Aerial Bomb Found in Bratislava, Slovakia (July 20, 2021)

Location: Bratislava, Slovakia Please be informed of an ongoing incident near the Eurovea Shopping Mall/Ruzinov.  During a construction project, workers uncovered an unexploded artillery shell from WWII.  Slovak authorities are actively working to safely remove and transport the shell from the area.  About six blocks surrounding the area of the Nivy Bus Station, including all roads, ...
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B. Brink: It is clear we have friends and allies in Trenčín

TRENČÍN, July 19 – Meeting with the Mayor of Trenčín Richard Rybníček, a visit to Virtual Reality Media, a meeting with the Jewish community or a welcome of cyclists from California at the 58th International Cycling Days in Trenčianske Teplice was part of the two-day program of US Ambassador to Slovakia Bridget A. Brink during ...
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