Comenius University News

A statement concerning the murder of CU student Viola Macáková

Comenius University supports the statement by the Faculty of Arts of Comenius University concerning the brutal murder of student Viola Macáková. This terrible tragedy has hit us deeply, and it is with enormous sadness that we have accepted the fact that one of our young students has been violently killed


26. 11. 2019 09.16 hod.
By: CU Public Relations Office

We strongly condemn any form of violence, aggression, intolerance, or other inhumane expression. Given the extraordinary circumstances of this crime, we place our confidence in the law enforcement authorities and believe there will be a rapid clarification of this case and an appropriate punishment of the perpetrators.

The Comenius University rector, Marek Števček, also gave his condolences to Viola’s parents on behalf of the university.