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Doctor accidentally removes wrong eye during operation, leaving patient blind

A doctor accidentally removed the wrong eye during an operation, leaving the patient blind. The incident occurred after a major mix-up at a hospital in Slovakia. A patient was set to have surgery on his damaged eye. However, the doctor accidentally removed the patient’s good eye, leaving him blind. The hospital has now offered the […]

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Flying car passes all flying tests with flying colors in Slovakia, but you’ll need a pilots license

A car that can transform into a small aircraft has passed flight tests with flying colors in Slovakia, developers say. The “AirCar” was awarded an official Certificate of Airworthiness by the Slovak Transport Authority after completing 70 hours of “rigorous flight testing,” according to Klein Vision, the company behind the “dual-mode car-aircraft vehicle.” The test […]

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Slovakia tests 3.6 million people in two days, finds over 1% coronavirus positive

Slovakia managed to test more than 3.6 million people, two-third’s of its population in just two days for Covid-19. The nation decided to to test everyone over the age of 10 after Covid-19 cases started spiking last month. Dubbed operation “Joint responsibility,” the program was the first attempt at large-scale blanket testing in Europe. Just […]

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Slovakia begins ambitious programme to TEST entire population for coronavirus

Slovakia on Saturday begins a programme to screen its entire population for coronavirus with antigen tests in what would be a global first, but critics have said the plan is poorly thought out. Some 45,000 medical workers, army and police are being deployed to carry out the tests in the EU member state of 5.4 […]

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Slovakia expels three Russian diplomats over link to murder of Georgian man in Berlin

Slovakia will expel three Russian embassy staff from Bratislava after local media reported a relation to the murder of a Georgian man in Berlin last year. Slovakia cited abuse of Slovak visas as reason for the expulsions. Local media, as well as investigative website bellingcat.com, have reported that one of those suspected of planning the […]