The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Nicosia
On August 4, 2017, the Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Nicosia and Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot political parties honoured 8 Greek Cypriots and 8 Turkish Cypriots, members and supporters of "Together We Can" the Bicommunal Association of the Relatives of Missing Persons and Victims of war. The ceremony took place at the Home for Cooperation in Nicosia.
On July 31, 2017 a Summer Medal Parade took place in UNFICYP Sector 4, Camp gen. M. R. Štefánik in Famagusta.
Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák today (19 May) led a delegation of the Slovak Republic at the 127th session of the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers in Nicosia, Cyprus, focused on reinforcing democratic security in Europe. The meeting, chaired by Foreign Affairs Minister of Cyprus Ioannis Kasoulides, delved especially into current political issues related to democratic security, the fight against violent extremism and radicalization leading to terrorism, addressing the migration crisis and the key role of democracy, human rights and the rule of law in conflict resolution.
Bratislava (25 May) - At its Wednesday session in Bratislava, the Government of the Slovak Republic approved the nomination of Minister of Foreign and European Affairs Miroslav Lajčák for the post of UN Secretary-General. This was done in response to the invitation made by President of the UN General Assembly for the member states to nominate candidates with proven leadership and managerial abilities, extensive experience in international relations, and strong diplomatic, communication and multilingual skills for this post.
State Secretary of the Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Peter Burian received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cyprus Nearchos Palas to Slovakia today (November 11, 2014).