State Secretary - Activities

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    22.07.2019
    | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Slovensko a Európska únia |
    State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic František Ružička held a working visit in Helsinki today (22 July). On 1 July 2019 Finland took over the role of the presiding country in the Council of the European Union, which means that a considerable part of the European agenda and events will be concentrated in not just Brussels but also Helsinki and other Finnish cities.
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    19.07.2019
    | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Slovensko a NATO
    Current defense initiatives in the European Union, and the strengthening of the cooperation with NATO, as well as EU missions and operations, these were the topics discussed by Lukáš Parízek, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic and Special Representative of the Minister for Slovakia’s OSCE Chairmanship, and General Claudio Graziano, Chairman of the European Union Military Committee (EUMC). This was General Graziano’s first visit to Slovakia in his official capacity in this position. Previously he visited Slovakia as the Chief of Staff of the Italian Army.
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    18.07.2019
    | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov |
    Ministers for European Affairs of the European Union member states met in Brussels at the General Affairs Council of the EU on Thursday (18 July 2019). The Slovak Republic was represented by State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic František Ružička.
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    17.07.2019
    | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Poverovacie listiny |
    Lukáš Parízek, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, received Leena Al-Hadid, designated Ambassador of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the Slovak Republic, seated in Vienna, on the occasion of the presentation of copies of her credentials today (17 July 2019).
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    15.07.2019
    | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
    On 15 July 2019, František Ružička, State Secretary of the Slovak Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs met with Gregor Kozovinc, the Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia to Slovakia. The meeting focused mostly on bilateral relations, and both parties commented on the positive aspects of the recent dynamic development.
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    15.07.2019
    | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Predsedníctvo Slovenska v OBSE |
    Today, 15 July, in the Hofburg Palace of Vienna, the Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting (SHDM) II of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe took place. The main theme of the two-day event was effective multilateralism. Effective multilateralism is part of the three main programme priorities of this year’s Slovak chairmanship in the OSCE, together with the prevention and mitigation of the consequences of conflicts and a safe future. The opening remarks were delivered by Lukáš Parízek, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic and Special Representative for Slovakia’s OSCE chairmanship, Ingibjörg Sólrún Gísladóttir, Director of the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights of the OSCE, and the President of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, George Tseretli.
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    11.07.2019
    | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
    As part of the 7th year of the Children’s University of Economics, fifty-two students visited the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic (MZVEZ SR) today (July 11, 2019). State Secretary Lukáš Parízek welcomed them in the entrance hall of the MZVEZ SR and presented to them the network of diplomatic missions of the Slovak Republic abroad.
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    10.07.2019
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    On 10 July 2019, František Ružička, State Secretary of the Slovak Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, met with Matti Maasikas, State Secretary of the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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    08.07.2019
    | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov |
    Today (8 July), František Ružička, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, received Zvi Aviner Vapni, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the State of Israel, on the occasion of the upcoming conclusion of his diplomatic mission in Slovakia. The meeting affirmed the high level and unprecedented development of Slovak-Israeli relations in the recent period.
  • 06.07.2019
    | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
    On 5 July 2019, František Ružička, State Secretary of the Slovak Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, made a working visit to Rome and the Vatican.