Slovakia

EU and foreign policy

Russia hardens Visegrad divisions in the Trump-area

These days the Visegrad Four cannot escape the tectonic shifts reshaping the post-war world order. US President Donald Trump has stirred up the delicate issue of Russia within the V4, where Hungary particularly feels emboldened to push for sanctions that have been imposed on Moscow to be lifted.

Eszter Zalán14. 03. 2017

EU and foreign policy

Slovak arms in Saudi Arabia

SMER built their whole spring election campaign on the premise that Slovakia had no responsibility for or connection to the refugee crisis. Yet, according to the UN registry, Slovakia became the largest (declared) small arms exporter in 2015.

Martin Dubéci11. 09. 2016