Shot Slovak leader stable after assassination attempt

By Radovan Stoklasa and Boldizsar Gyori
Updated May 16 2024 - 7:15pm, first published 7:13pm
Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico is in a stable but serious condition after being shot. (AP PHOTO)
Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico is in a stable but serious condition after being shot. (AP PHOTO)

Slovakia's Prime Minister Robert Fico is in "very serious" but stable condition, a hospital official says after he was shot five times in an assassination attempt that laid bare deep political divisions in the country.

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