Slovakia – Bad news from Bratislava today: It is now 100% certain that we won’t see a Slovak entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 2011 in Düsseldorf. The Slovak newspaper Topky reports today, that the public broadcaster has confirmed its withdrawal from the contest. “I’m sorry to announce that after taking all the circumstances and limitations into account, we will not take part in the Eurovision Song Contest 2011. We hope that we can return to this competition in 2012,” said Martin Kontúr, manager of public relations of the STV. This year’s Slovak contestant Kristina Pelaková expressed her discontent about the decision and told Topky that taking part in the contest was one of the best experiences of her life.