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United States | Press Availability With Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak

United States – MODERATOR: (Via interpreter) Very good afternoon to everybody. I would like to welcome you at today’s press briefing of the ministers of foreign affairs, Mr. Lajcak and his counterpart, the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who has come here for a visit. And I’d like to ask both ministers for his … Continue reading United States | Press Availability With Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak

United States | Remarks With Slovak President Andrej Kiska Before Their Meeting

United States – PRESIDENT KISKA: (As translated) I’m honored that after 20 years we are receiving state secretary in Slovakia. United States is important partner and ally to Slovakia. During our debate today, I want to focus on strengthening our cooperation in this modern world, and to also focus on big challenges such as climate … Continue reading United States | Remarks With Slovak President Andrej Kiska Before Their Meeting

United States | Remarks With Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini

United States – PRIME MINISTER PELLEGRINI: (In Slovak.) SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you, Mr. Prime Minister. Thanks for the wonderful welcome. It’s a beautiful place. It’s great to be with you. It’s great to be here in Slovakia. I’m only on the ground for a few hours here, but it’s an important few hours, to communicate … Continue reading United States | Remarks With Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met with Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak yesterday. They discussed the importance of U.S.-Slovak bilateral relations, Slovakia’s plans to modernize its military, and Slovakia’s upcoming role as Chairperson-in-Office of the OSCE. They also discussed global affairs, including Iran’s ballistic missile … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak

Slovak | Slovakia National Day

Slovak – On behalf of the government of the United States, it is my pleasure to congratulate the people of the Slovak Republic as they celebrate Constitution Day. This is a historic year for Slovakia, as we commemorate both the 25th anniversary of Slovak independence and the centennial anniversary of the creation of Czechoslovakia. We … Continue reading Slovak | Slovakia National Day

Thousands march in Slovakia to honor slain journalist

PRAGUE /March 02, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Tens of thousands of Slovaks marched in a national rally Friday to honor journalist Jan Kuciak and his girlfriend, who were shot dead as Kuciak was working on a story about the influence of the Italian mafia in Slovakia. In the capital of Bratislava, President Andrej Kiska asked a … Continue reading Thousands march in Slovakia to honor slain journalist