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United States to Contribute $3.6 million to Eastern Border Protection

The United States will contribute $3.6 million to Slovakia for training and equipment to protect its eastern border. The project will help protect Slovakia’s border from the illicit movement of weapons, drugs, contraband, and people, while promoting lawful entry and exit, and lawful trade. “Over the next two years, the United States will provide training ... Read More»

Message from the Secretary of State Anthony J. Blinken to Slovakia’s National Day

Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of State: “On behalf of the United States of America, I wish the people of Slovakia a happy 31st Constitution Day. As we mark 30 years of bilateral relations between the United States and Slovakia, we honor our long-standing partnership and Slovakia’s emergence as a proud democracy and strong NATO Ally. ... Read More»

Demonstrations in Bratislava on Tuesday, August 1

Subject: Demonstrations in Bratislava on Tuesday, August 1     Location:  National Soccer Stadium and surrounding areas (Bajkalska St., Vajnorska St., Trnavska St.); Nove Mesto Bus/Tram Stop  Time:  20:30, but fans may arrive as early as 17:00  Event: The U.S Embassy would like to advise of demonstrations organized by soccer fans from rival teams. There will be a large police presence, but potential remains ... Read More»

Pride statement

As Slovakia celebrates Pride events around the country this year, including in Bardejov on June 10, Banská Bystrica on June 24, Bratislava on July 22, and Košice on August 26, we stand with the LGBTQI+ community as they form an integral part of Slovak society, strive for full equality, and struggle in the face of ... Read More»