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Country profiles - Slovakia

Vademecum - Civil Protection


Population: 5,463,046 (July 2009 est.)
Capital: Bratislava
Area: 49,034 km²

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Temperate; cool summers; cold, cloudy, humid winters

Types of disasters

Possible leakage of radioactive substances caused by accidents in nuclear power plants; possible leakage of dangerous chemical substances caused by accidents in chemical plants and in the course of their transport; threats of terrorist attacks; floods

List of emergencies