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Slovakia will host 200 refugees but only Christians

Brussels, EU treaties prevent any kind of discrimination

19 August, 14:16

(ANSA) - BRUSSELS - Bratislava is ready to accept 200 Syrian refugees, but on the condition that they are Christians. "In Slovakia we don't have mosques," a spokesman of the Interior Ministry said, explaining that Muslims would not feel at home in the country.

Replying to the statement, the EU Commission recalled that "we act in the spirit of the EU treaties, that prevent any kind of discrimination". (ANSA).

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