Slovaks pay heartfelt tribute to murdered expatriate

A man holding up a heart-shaped balloon as thousands of Slovaks rallied in Bratislava, Slovakia, to pay tribute to murdered expatriate Henry Acorda on Friday. Mr Acorda, a 36-year-old Filipino living in Slovakia, was beaten to death in the heart of t
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A man holding up a heart-shaped balloon as thousands of Slovaks rallied in Bratislava, Slovakia, to pay tribute to murdered expatriate Henry Acorda on Friday.

Mr Acorda, a 36-year-old Filipino living in Slovakia, was beaten to death in the heart of the capital on May 26 by a young man, Juraj H, whose surname has been withheld pending trial. Juraj, 28, is believed to be a neo-Nazi.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on June 10, 2018, with the headline 'Slovaks pay heartfelt tribute to murdered expatriate'. Print Edition | Subscribe