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News Slovenia » Politics: In the GOP Political Universe, Hypocrisy Has No Meaning or Consequence

News channel or source: https://washingtonmonthly.com/2018/02/22/in-the-gop-political-universe-hypocrisy-has-no-meaning-or-consequence/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

In Slovenia, Viktor Knavs, now 73 ... why it is that hypocrisy seems to have no meaning or consequence in the political universe Republicans today inhabit, some part of me just doesn’t get it. It’s like my grasp of quantum mechanics: yes, I see ...

News Slovenia » Politics: Russians pound Slovenia 8-2 in Olympic men's hockey

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/newswires/sports/russians-pound-slovenia-8-2-olympic-men-hockey-article-1.3824484
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Police and security intervened and the banners were removed. IOC rules bar political statements at Olympic events. Jan Mursak, left, of Slovenia, celebrates after scoring a goal during the second period of the preliminary round of the men's hockey game ...

News Slovenia » Politics: Russians rout Slovenia 8-2 in Olympic hockey

News channel or source: https://www.newsday.com/sports/russians-pound-slovenia-8-2-in-olympic-men-s-hockey-1.16798111
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Slovenia was coming off a 3-2 overtime win over the Americans ... Police and security intervened and the banners were removed. IOC rules bar political statements at Olympic events.

News Slovenia » Politics: DIARY-Political and General News Events from Feb 21

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/commoditiesNews/idAFL4N1QB33F
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

LJUBLJANA - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov visits Slovenia and meets Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec – 0930 GMT. CAPE TOWN - South Africa Finance Minister presents the 2018 budget – 1200 GMT. MADRID - Spanish Economy Minister De Guindos to meet ...

News Slovenia » Politics: It was Russia/Soviets/Stasi/KGB … Political accusers in Britain and US just aren’t trying anymore — RT UK News

News channel or source: http://rinf.com/alt-news/newswire/it-was-russiasovietsstasikgb-political-accusers-in-britain-and-us-just-arent-trying-anymore-rt-uk-news/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

It’s still ridiculous today, but the bar for political accusations is much lower now. Wait until someone over in Washington reads the Wikipedia page on Slovenia – Melania Trump will be in an FBI interrogation center before you can cry “nyet.”

News Slovenia » Politics: This American Team Practices in a Refrigerated Parking Garage in Slovenia

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/this-american-team-practices-in-a-refrigerated-parking-garage-in-slovenia/ar-BBJjJCy
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The better question to anyone who happens to be unfamiliar with the global politics of Nordic combined is why a team of Americans is training underground in Slovenia. That answer is more complicated. The 2010 Games in Vancouver, where the U.S. improbably ...

News Slovenia » Politics: The Latest: Russia demolishes Slovenia in Olympic hockey

News channel or source: http://www.brownsvilleherald.com/sports/the-latest-russia-demolishes-slovenia-in-olympic-hockey/article_44763bce-583f-5ff7-ba3c-eb1c533e0150.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

For Slovenia, a return to earth following its 3-2 overtime win ... The International Olympic Committee takes a dim view of anything that could be construed as political advertising, and the Russians are already on thin ice because of the doping scandal.

News Slovenia » Politics: Fans unfurl banners featuring Vladimir Putin during Russia-Slovenia hockey game

News channel or source: http://www.espn.com/olympics/winter18/story/_/id/22463596/fans-unfurl-banners-featuring-vladimir-putin-russia-slovenia-hockey-game
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Slovenia. Fans in one corner of the Gangneung Hockey Centre ... The International Olympic Committee takes a dim view of anything that could be construed as political advertising, and the Russians are already on thin ice because of the doping scandal.

News Slovenia » Politics: Slovenia’s top political officials support government measures on arbitration ruling

News channel or source: http://www.rtvslo.si/news-in-english/slovenia-s-top-political-officials-support-government-measures-on-arbitration-ruling/441612
Publication date: Wednesday 27 December 2017

Prime Minister Miro Cerar summoned President Borut Pahor, Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec, Parliamentary Speaker Milan Brglez, and Alojz Kovšca, the new president of the National Council, for a working meeting. The five stressed on Wednesday that they ...

News Slovenia » Politics: Slovenia eyes political stability, but probably more debt

News channel or source: https://in.reuters.com/article/slovenia-election/slovenia-eyes-political-stability-but-probably-more-debt-idINL6N0PP1YS20140714
Publication date: Sunday 13 July 2014

LJUBLJANA, July 14 (Reuters) - The sudden rise to power of political novice Miro Cerar may give Slovenia the stability it needs to revive its economy but his reluctance to sell big state assets could pile up the debt that worries its euro zone peers.