The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Seoul
The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic welcomes the initiative and the efforts made by Moon Jae-in, President of South Korea, which have led to realizing a historic meeting with Kim Jong-un, leader of North Korea, and the adoption of a joint declaration of peace and prosperity with the objective of permanent stability on the peninsula.
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The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic strongly condemns the ballistic missile test that was carried out by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) today (29 August).
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.
Peter Burian, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic (MFEA SR), was on a working visit in the Republic of Korea on 15-18 March. The program of the visit included meetings by the State Secretary with his counterpart Cho Tae-yong, 1st Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea, and Hwang Jin Hom, Chairman of the National Defence Committee, National Assembly of the Republic of Korea, and the President of the Korea-Slovakia Parliamentarians’ Friendship Association.