Tag Archives: Slovakia

Slovakia History

The territory of present-day Slovakia was occupied over centuries by different peoples and cultures. The first references to be made are the Celts, around 450 BC. n. and., who built “oppida” in Bratislava and Liptov. [1] The oldest written record of Slovakia is a series of silver coins with the names of the Celtic kings. From year 6 n. and., [2] the Roman Empire established and… Read More »

Slovakia Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Slovakia is a nation in Eastern Europe. Its capital city is Bratislava. Slovakia is now firmly incorporated into the European family, but as late as the late 1990s, Slovakia was isolated internationally because of the leftist nationalist Vladimir Mečiar’s authoritarian rule. The change took place quickly after the 1998 power shift,… Read More »