Slovak government softens its anti-refugee discourse

Slovakia’s government has finally reacted to civic pressure, as well as the country’s deteriorating image abroad. The proposed aid to NGO and UN efforts is symbolic, but indicates some shift in the government’s previous anti-refugee and xenophobic position.

THE GOVERNMENT approved the aid for non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in relation to the current refugee and migration crisis on October 21.

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