Slovakia confirms Russian minister landed after Poland, Ukraine denied flyover
Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu landed in Bratislava on Friday after Poland and Ukraine refused to allow his plane into their airspace while he was attempting to return home, the Slovak Interior Ministry said.
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Poland, Ukraine bar overflight by Russian defense minister's plane
Poland and Ukraine refused permission for a plane carrying Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu to use its airspace on Friday while returning home from a visit to Slovakia, the Slovak Interior Ministry said.
Poland 'turns back Russia plane'
A plane carrying the Russian defence minister was refused entry into Polish and Ukrainian airspace and forced to turn back to Slovakia, reports say.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Lajcak: Talks with Russian Defence Minister will include Ukraine issue
The celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the Slovak National Uprising which will culminate on August 29 on BanskA Bystrica, central Slovakia, will be also attended by Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoygu.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
US Air Force training in Slovakia
The US forces will learn how to land in conditions with poor visibility and high dustiness.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
[Locked] Old Town councillor says US Embassy not fulfilling its promises
THE US Embassy to Slovakia is failing to adhere to the terms and conditions agreed to in an extension to its rental contract on city land outside the embassy's building on Hviezdoslavo Square in downtown Bratislava, Old Town councillor Martin Borgula told the press on August 12. If you want to access the rest of this article, and all other premium ... (more)
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Uckfield musicians tour Europe's cities
Four young people from Uckfield joined fellow musicians as members of an East Sussex orchestra entertaining audiences across Europe, and closer to home, this summer.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Postcard from Bratislava
I posted lately some photos "with people" from Vienna, now three postcards from its neighboring city on Danube - Bratislava.