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Complete details about Slovakia in Europe with capital city Bratislava

Country NameSlovakia (Slovensko)
Country CodeSVK
Capital CityBratislava
ContinentEurope
RegionEastern Europe
Independence Year1993
Population5398700
Surface Area49012.0
Life Expectancy73.7 years
GNP20594.0 (old 19452.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Czech and Moravian     (1.1%)
Hungarian     (10.5%)
Romani     (1.7%)
Slovak [official]     (85.6%)
Ukrainian and Russian     (0.6%)

Major Cities

Bratislava, Bratislava     (population 448292)
Ko?ice, Východné Slovensko     (population 241874)
Pre?ov, Východné Slovensko     (population 93977)

Slovakia's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: Huffington PostTue, 28 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0700
Stopover in Bratislava, Slovakia

The Slovakian capital boasts wonderfully preserved medieval architecture and contemporary buildings alongside remnants of its communist past. Having been under the control of many empires and rulers, Slovakia officially gained independence from ...   read full story


Publisher: The Slovak SpectatorThu, 30 Jul 2015 04:03:45 -0700
US convoy will pass through Slovakia to NATO drill in Hungary

A US MILITARY convoy will traverse Slovakia en route to a military exercise in Hungary, the Hospodárske Noviny wrote in July 29. A NATO military exercise called Brave Warrior will take place in Hungary at the end of September, with some of the ...   read full story


Publisher: BBC SportSun, 26 Jul 2015 05:32:16 -0700
Slovakia and Scotland in fight for second place - Lubo Moravcik

Moravcik, who spent four years at Celtic between 1998 and 2002, is confident England will win the group. "England are number one and Slovakia and Scotland will be very close," Moravcik told BBC Scotland. Slovakia top their qualifying group for Euro ...   read full story


Publisher: ForwardTue, 28 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0700
In Search of Slovakia's Jewish Heritage

Instead, I found Dr. Tomas Stern and his not-for-profit organization, Jewrope, along with a surprising trove of new information, new research and newly formed organizations focused on Slovakia's Jewish heritage. In 2005, for instance, Maros Borsky of ...   read full story

Slovakia Tweets

From @SelfieKiran on Sat Aug 01 03:44:11 EDT 2015 RT @uLLLnnn: Slovakia @ktanimara have a lovely day http://t.co/Vl3LbYgBV1
From @eliszewa on Sat Aug 01 03:43:22 EDT 2015 @evrensahin_ Poland and Slovakia sued each other in 2007 over a cheese called oscypek... EU rite of passage lol
From @JamesonMore on Sat Aug 01 03:42:04 EDT 2015 Speak Slovak / Tour Slovakia MP3 Language Course http://t.co/ddKaoX6s4i
From @DUARTE_555 on Sat Aug 01 03:41:33 EDT 2015 RT @LindaSweetCZ: With @TimeaBella1 in Slovakia holiday ?. I love you!!!! http://t.co/SPUWo0I8fc
From @SuffolkPHA on Sat Aug 01 03:36:18 EDT 2015 RT @suffolkcms: Looking forward to performing at the Slovak Radio Hall tomorrow! Looks like it will be a hot 28C too http://t.co/Ga37S0tn2U?
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From @SAMImuppet on Sat Aug 01 03:33:40 EDT 2015 @DiRabona In Slovakia u can do everything since 18
From @BernardJaniga on Sat Aug 01 03:24:22 EDT 2015 Photo: #mothernature #skylovers #distance #past #summer #2015 #Slovakia #photooftheday #on #the #top #what... http://t.co/GNnD5bWQiX
From @DominicKoefner on Sat Aug 01 03:23:29 EDT 2015 RT @MOL_Group: #MOL_Group completed the acquisition of 125 ENI service stations in the Czech Republic and 41 in Slovakia. http://t.co/pjtm9?
From @shusuphil on Sat Aug 01 03:23:23 EDT 2015 RT @VitaleTommaso: Innovative housing approach in the provision of affordable housing for Roma in Slovakia http://t.co/Muo5zC692I
From @KaliRanks on Sat Aug 01 03:19:52 EDT 2015 RT @ONYX_HQ: @ONYX_HQ x @snaktheripper Live at Uprising Festival in Bratislava, Slovakia 08.22.15 @fredro_starr... http://t.co/yYFot3r82X
From @preventerwind55 on Sat Aug 01 03:15:19 EDT 2015 RT @uLLLnnn: Slovakia @ktanimara have a lovely day http://t.co/Vl3LbYgBV1
From @KeanDomains on Sat Aug 01 03:13:11 EDT 2015 RT @PhotosByDrones: Bojnice Castle, Slovakia http://t.co/o6TYaQGDkP