Slovakia shocked by killing of journalist and partner
A Slovak investigative journalist and his partner have been murdered in a suspected assassination linked to the journalist's work.
Jan Kuciak, 27, and Martina Kusnirova were shot dead at the weekend at home in Velka Maca, a village 65km (40 miles) east of the capital Bratislava.
It was "most likely related to the journalist's investigative work", a police commander said.
Kuciak had written about alleged tax fraud involving luxury apartments.
There were protests last year over Interior Minister Robert Kalinak's alleged business dealings with a property developer. The minister... read more
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