Holocaust survivors get COVID vaccine on Auschwitz liberation day

Hundreds of Holocaust survivors in Austria and Slovakia are getting the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, acknowledging their past suffering with a special tribute 76 years after the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp, where the Nazis killed more than one million Jews and others. More than 400 Austrian survivors, most in their 80s […]

Video: 3 European Countries Begin Coronavirus Vaccinations Early

new video loaded: 3 European Countries Begin Coronavirus Vaccinations Early transcript Back transcript 3 European Countries Begin Coronavirus Vaccinations Early Germany, Hungary and Slovakia began administering the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine on Saturday, one day ahead of the European Union’s official rollout. [speaking in German] [cameras clicking] [cameras clicking] [speaking in Hungarian] Recent episodes in Coronavirus […]

Slovak businessman acquitted of ordering journalist Kuciak murder

A panel of judges in Slovakia has acquitted a businessman accused of masterminding the 2018 murders of investigative journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancee Martina Kusnirova. Judge Ruzena Sabova at the Specialised Criminal Court in Pezinok said on Thursday there was not enough evidence for the convictions of the businessman, Marian Kocner, and one co-defendant. […]