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Minister Lajčák received the head of the US Embassy

Minister Lajčák received the head of the US Embassy

16.7.2015 | Aktivity ministra

Bratislava (16 July) – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák today in Bratislava received the US diplomat Rudolph Perina, who is temporarily charged with heading the US Embassy to Slovakia as charge d´affaires.

At the meeting they both appreciated the high level of US-Slovak bilateral relations. Minister Lajčák highlighted both the bilateral and international cooperation with the US counterparts and discussed with Perina the joint projects under preparation in Slovakia.

They also delved into developments in Ukraine with the emphasis on the security situation and progressing in the reform process. In the discussion, they also broached the Euro integration efforts of the Western Balkans countries where Perina – similar to Minister Lajčák – spent part of his diplomatic career, as well as the current developments specifically in Macedonia and Bosnia and Herzegovina.