The State Secretary of the Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Ministry, Lukáš Parízek, together with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation, Alexey L. Fedotov, opened a seminar entitled “Current Trading Issues with the Russian Federation” on 13 November 2019. The event was organized by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic in cooperation with the Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Bratislava.
The current topics of Slovakia´s Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and preparations for the December session of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Bratislava were the main topics dealt with during a meeting between the First Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Titov, and Miroslav Lajčák, the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic and the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office. The meeting was held in Bratislava today (12 November 2019). “I emphasized the constant attention that we pay to the situation in the south-east of Ukraine within our OSCE Chairmanship,” stated Minister Lajčák.
Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, attended the session of the EU Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) in Brussels today (11 November 2019). On the program there was the agenda that was postponed to the current session from the October Council session in Luxembourg.
“The fall of the Berlin Wall is a symbol of freedom, democracy and unification in Germany and all of Europe. At present mutual dialogue and understanding are more and more important not only among states but also in every society. This anniversary is therefore not only a monument to our past but also represents a strong message for our future,” stated the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák during the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall today (9 November 2019).
The continuation of the integration and reform processes in the Western-Balkan region in the context of EU development – this was the main theme of the next round of the Strategic Dialogue of the World Economic Forum on the Western Balkans, which was attended by Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, on 7-8 November 2019, in Geneva.