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Inaugural address of the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor

Inaugural address of the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor

22.12.2017 – Today, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, attended the formal session of the National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia on the occasion of Independence and Unity Day and he was sworn in as the President of the Republic more »

President Pahor meets Albanian President Meta

President Pahor meets Albanian President Meta

22.11.2017 – Today, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, met the President of the Republic of Albania, Ilir Meta, for a working discussion. more »

The President of the Republic of Slovenia receives the Prime Minister of the Republic of Macedonia

The President of the Republic of Slovenia receives the Prime Minister of the Republic of Macedonia

14.11.2017 – The President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, today received the Prime Minister of the Republic of Macedonia, Zoran Zaev, who is currently on an official visit to Slovenia. more »

President Pahor receives the highest order of the Czech Republic, the Order of the White Lion

President Pahor receives the highest order of the Czech Republic, the Order of the White Lion

28.10.2017 – The President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, today attended the ceremony commemorating the Czech National Day, celebrated on 28 October, at the special invitation of the President of the Czech Republic, Miloš Zeman. more »

President Pahor receives Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs Waszczykowski

President Pahor receives Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs Waszczykowski

27.9.2017 – The President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, today received the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland, Witold Waszczykowski, who is on an official visit to Slovenia. more »

President Pahor visits Malta with the presidents and representatives of twelve countries, stressing the significance of the European dream

President Pahor visits Malta with the presidents and representatives of twelve countries, stressing the significance of the European dream

14.9.2017 – Today, at the invitation of the President of the Republic of Malta, Marie-Louise Colero Preca, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, met with the presidents of twelve European nations in Valetta in Malta. more »

President Pahor concluded the Bled Strategic Forum with First Vice-President of the European Commission Timmermans

President Pahor concluded the Bled Strategic Forum with First Vice-President of the European Commission Timmermans

5.9.2017 – At the conclusion of the 12th Bled Strategic Forum (BSF), with the title New Reality, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, today met with the First Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans and US diplomat Hoyt Yee. more »

President Pahor at the opening of the 12th Bled Strategic Forum 2017 (BSF): With dialogue to the enforcement of the arbitration award

President Pahor at the opening of the 12th Bled Strategic Forum 2017 (BSF): With dialogue to the enforcement of the arbitration award

4.9.2017 – The President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, today attended the opening of the 12th Bled Strategic Forum 2017 (BSF), where he gave the keynote speech. more »

Speech by the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr Borut Pahor, at the 12th Bled Strategic Forum

Speech by the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr Borut Pahor, at the 12th Bled Strategic Forum

4.9.2017 – Speech by the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr Borut Pahor, at the 12th Bled Strategic Forum more »

President Pahor welcomes the Chief of the Defence Staff of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

President Pahor welcomes the Chief of the Defence Staff of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

31.8.2017 – The President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, today welcomed the Chief of the Defence Staff of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach. more »

President Pahor receives senators of the United States of America

President Pahor receives senators of the United States of America

15.8.2017 – Today, Borut Pahor, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, received a delegation of six senators of the United States of America who are on a visit to Slovenia. more »

President Pahor receives congressmen of the United States of America

President Pahor receives congressmen of the United States of America

7.8.2017 – Today, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, received Congressmen of the United States of America Devin Nunes and Frank LoBiondo. more »

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President Pahor in Kleine Zeitung“The Balkans Could Escalate”

19.3.2017 – There are two autochthonous minorities in Slovenia – the Italian and the Hungarian. I see nothing to indicate that this would change. As far as the representatives of the German-speaking ethnic group in Slovenia are concerned, I have always been in favour of financially supporting them, including them politically, of nurturing and strengthening their identity.

Instagramming president offers new hope for world peace

18.3.2017 – Borut Pahor is known as President Barbie for his posing on social media Known to two million Slovenes as “President Barbie” for his poses on social media, Borut Pahor wants to use his rapport with both President Trump and President Putin to heal the rifts between the West and Russia.

Forget Trump; Slovenian president rules Instagram

7.3.2017 – Donald Trump may rule Twitter, but he's no match for his Slovenian counterpart on Instagram. Borut Pahor, who is known as "Barbie" and along with Melania Trump is Slovenia's other former fashion model making international headlines, has been actively using social media to get his message across.

Slovenian leader: Invitation for Trump-Putin summit still on

6.3.2017 – Slovenia's president said Monday his invitation to host a summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin still stands despite the talk of the Kremlin's meddling in the American elections.

President Pahor Says Arbitration Tribunal Continuing Work Key

19.8.2015 – It is crucial for Slovenia that the border arbitration tribunal continue its work and end it with a ruling, President Borut Pahor told the STA in an interview.

Interview mit dem slowenischen Staatspräsidenten Borut Pahor für die Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung: "Wir wollen unsere Souveränität behalten"

27.4.2013 – Interview mit dem slowenischen Staatspräsidenten Borut Pahor für die Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung: "Wir wollen unsere Souveränität behalten"

As part of his official visit to France, President Borut Pahor held and interview with French newspaper Le Figaro

18.4.2013 – As part of his official visit to France, President Borut Pahor held and interview with French newspaper Le Figaro, entitled 'Slovenia Does Not Need Bailout'. The main topic of discussion was the financial crisis in Slovenia and the measures to solve it, while the main question concerned Slovenia's need for a bailout.

Interview mit dem slowenischen Staatspräsidenten Borut Pahor für Die Presse

9.2.2013 – In einem Interview sprach Sloweniens Präsident über die Verantwortung einzelner Politiker gegenüber den Menschen und dem Rechtsstaat, eine stärkere und gemeinsame Europäische Union und betonte seine Überzeugung, dass Slowenien aus der gegenwärtigen moralischen, politischen und wirtschaftlichen Krise stärker hervorgehen wird.

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Inaugural address of the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor

22.12.2017 – Today, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, attended the formal session of the National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia on the occasion of Independence and Unity Day and he was sworn in as the President of the Republic

Speech by the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr Borut Pahor, at the 12th Bled Strategic Forum

4.9.2017 – Speech by the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr Borut Pahor, at the 12th Bled Strategic Forum

Address by the President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor at the ceremony marking the opening of the monument to all victims of wars and war-related victims

13.7.2017 – The President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor today attended the ceremony marking the opening of the monument to all victims of wars and war-related victims.

Speech by the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, at the main event on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the introduction of the euro in the Republic of Slovenia

2.2.2017 – The President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, attended the main event celebrating the 10th anniversary of the introduction of the euro in the Republic of Slovenia, where he also addressed those in the attendance.

Address by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Slovenia

30.1.2017 – Address by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Slovenia.

Speech by the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr Borut Pahor, at the ceremony in memory of the Huda Jama victims

27.10.2016 – Speech by the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr Borut Pahor, at the ceremony in memory of the Huda Jama victims

President Pahor and Italian President Mattarella attend the ceremony upon the unveiling of a monument dedicated to Slovenian soldiers who died on the Isonzo Front between 1915 and 1917

26.10.2016 – The President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, and the President of the Italian Republic, Sergio Mattarella, attended a ceremony upon the unveiling of the monument dedicated to Slovenian soldiers who lost their lives on the Isonzo Front between 1915 and 1917 in Doberdò del Lago, Italy.