The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Washington
On Friday, February 17 the Embassy of the Slovak Republic hosted an event Slovakia Meets America – a concert of American piano virtuoso Thomas Pandolfi and the opening of the exhibitions of the Slovak visual artist Luka Brase. The event was co-sponsored by Washington International Piano Arts Council.
The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, on the occasion of today’s inauguration of the 45th President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, expresses the resolve to continue further developing mutual relations with the USA as well as strengthening the transatlantic partnership needed to sustain stability, security and democracy in the broader Euro-Atlantic area.
The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Washington DC will present Peter Breiner´s „The Slovak Dances“ performed by Triango quartet. The concert will be held on November 29, 2016 at 7pm at Ronald Reagan Building, Amphitheater Hall (1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington DC, 20004) on the occasion of the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU.
Brussels (14 November) – EU foreign ministers met on Monday in Brussels, at a regular meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council (FAC), to discuss developments in the neighbouring and partner countries of the European Union. Ministers mainly focused on the situation in Turkey, the Eastern Partnership policy and finding solutions for conflicts in Syria and Libya.
On November 5, 2016 the Embassy of the Slovak Republic organized a traditional Christmas Market. This very successful event attracted over 1,600 visitors form the Washington, DC area to the Slovak Embassy.