Slovak farmers drive tractors to capital to protest against subsidy fraud

FILE PHOTO: Participants hold a banner reading: "Attack on journalists = attack on all of us" as they march in honour of murdered Slovak investigative reporter Jan Kuciak and his girlfriend Martina Kusnirova in Bratislava, Slovakia, March 2, 2018. REUTERS/Radovan Stoklasa/File Photo

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) – Farmers drove dozens of tractors from central and eastern Slovakia to Bratislava on Wednesday to protest against agricultural subsidy fraud, brought into the spotlight by a murdered reporter in his last story. The farmers said the government and the ruling leftist Smer party, in power for most of the past decade, have […]

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