An address at the High-Level Segment of the 43rd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council and a series of talks with representatives of the UN, the Council of Europe, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as well as Moldova and Palestine, in addition to the opening of the Amazing Planet exhibition by the Slovak photographer Filip Kulišev at the Palace of Nations in Geneva: these were the events on the program today (25 February 2020) for the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák in Geneva.
“I’m convinced that Slovakia’s permanent diplomatic presence in Armenia will lead to the further development of political and cultural, as well as economic relations between our two countries." These were the words spoken by Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, who opened the Embassy of the Slovak Republic to Armenia during his official visit to Armenia today (24 February 2020). "The opening of the permanent representation 27 years after the establishment of diplomatic relations opens a new chapter in our relations," underlined the chief Slovak diplomat.
The excellent bilateral relations, the outstanding cooperation within the European Union and other international organisations, and also the ample experience with conflict prevention and resolution in the world – these were among the themes of today’s visit (February, 20, 2020) of Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, to Finland.
Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic received today (February 19, 2020) Lijie Sun, Designated Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Slovakia, on the occasion of the ambassador’s presenting his credentials.
Today (February 19, 2020), Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic received Jillian Stirk, Head of the ODIHR EAM (Election Assessment Mission of the Organisation for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights) of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), and the members of EAM, as they arrived in Slovakia to begin their mission.