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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: Wall Street Journal (blog)Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:20:56 -0700
Slovakia Raises Pressure on Russia After Flight MH17 Downing

Slovakia has called on Russia to calm the situation in eastern Ukraine and cooperate fully with the investigation into the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight 17. ?We call on Russia to use its influence over the separatists and assist in a credible ...   read full story


Publisher: NHL.comMon, 21 Jul 2014 11:47:14 -0700
Slovakia exhibition games to honor Demitra's legacy

The games were organized primarily by Chase and Bartecko, a Slovakian who lived with Demitra when he first arrived in St. Louis during the 1998-99 season. Chase and Bartecko have worked tirelessly on the event and collaborated with the NHL Players' ...   read full story


Publisher: Sioux Falls Argus LeaderSun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 -0700
Former SDSU standout Dykstra to play pro ball in Slovakia

South Dakota State has another professional athlete to its credit as men's basketball standout Jordan Dykstra on Sunday agreed to a deal with BK Inter Bratislava, the reigning champs of the top league in Slovakia. The 6-foot-8 forward from Rock Valley ...   read full story


Publisher: BBC NewsSun, 20 Jul 2014 15:35:37 -0700
The man behind one of the world's most successful apps

"I wasn't playing games on the computer. I wanted to make products for people. So I started programming," the 35-year-old chief executive and co-founder of Slovakia's Sygic tells the BBC from a wicker armchair on the fifth floor of his Bratislava ...   read full story

Slovakia Tweets

From @treeb57 on Wed Jul 23 03:51:49 EDT 2014 RT @NHL: Pavol Demitra will be honored in a series of charity exhibition games in Slovakia. Details: http://t.co/MouiH1OQRq http://t.co/ZjI?
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From @PanacheOfEarth on Wed Jul 23 03:50:29 EDT 2014 RT @PanacheOfMan: Man At Work, Bratislava, Slovakia. http://t.co/isu8wxtBaI
From @Chink_And_Gook on Wed Jul 23 03:45:24 EDT 2014 Any God doesn't save Korean http://t.co/MxVljQVU86 #Hungary #Russia #Poland #Ukraine #Belarus #Czech #Slovakia #Romania #Finland #Canada #AP
From @Alexa291Alexa on Wed Jul 23 03:37:39 EDT 2014 #4YearsOfOneDirection Thank you in the name of all Directioners.Happy birthday and please come to SLOVAKIA http://t.co/EAOZvzx0Yq
From @MiriamJankovic on Wed Jul 23 03:36:58 EDT 2014 Terchová, Slovakia... this is how it looks after flooding http://t.co/WEcVswCYk5
From @Alexa291Alexa on Wed Jul 23 03:35:44 EDT 2014 #4YearsOf1DThankYou Thank you in the name of all Directioners.Happy birthday and please come to SLOVAKIA http://t.co/qD0NkqXTjU
From @AzorinoEmmii on Wed Jul 23 03:35:36 EDT 2014 @beautybysiena can I? I hope :/ you have to go to Slovakia!! :)))
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From @edoni14 on Wed Jul 23 03:33:25 EDT 2014 @Arsenal hello from Slovakia! Nice trip to #BigApple. Can't wait to see the match! :D
From @DoubleQuiet on Wed Jul 23 03:32:29 EDT 2014 RT @History_In_Pix: Swinging grannies in Slovakia, 1966. Photo by Jirí Jíru. http://t.co/OMMHOwCfss
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From @History_In_Pix on Wed Jul 23 03:30:20 EDT 2014 Swinging grannies in Slovakia, 1966. Photo by Jirí Jíru. http://t.co/OMMHOwCfss