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Statement by the U.S. Embassy upon confirmation of the new Slovenian government

United States Embassy Ljubljana Public Affairs Office Ljubljana, June 1, 2022 The United States congratulates Prime Minister Robert Golob and the new Slovenian government on their confirmation by Parliament.  As enduring Allies, we look forward to continuing to advance global security and prosperity through our combined efforts in NATO and international organizations.  We applaud Slovenia’s ...
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All Eyes on Ukraine: Our Promise on Russian Accountability

Op-Ed Vecer All Eyes on Ukraine- Our Promise on Russian Accountability Op-ed from U.S. Ambassador to Slovenia Jamie L. Harpootlian for daily Večer May 31, 2022   Russian President Vladimir Putin’s unprovoked and unjust war on Ukraine has unleashed horrific violence and caused immense death and destruction. The world has witnessed the horrors of this war in the images from Ukrainian towns like Bucha, Irpin, and ...
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TechCamp Slovenia 2022

TechCamp Slovenia was a regional event for participants from Slovenia, Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, and Albania, and it took place from May 18-20, 2022, at Bled. This event helped equip the participants with the skills needed to inform the public and key policy-makers of the need for, and resources available to enhance cyber-security, ...
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U.S. Embassy, Ljubljana: Consular Message to U.S. Citizens

U.S. Embassy, Ljubljana:   Consular Message to U.S. Citizens  (17 May 2022) Dear American Citizen in Slovenia: I hope you are enjoying the gorgeous spring weather.  It has been almost a month since our last regular Consular message.  Time flies! COVID guidance U.S. Travel Advisory: The U.S. Department of State lowered its  Travel Advisory for Slovenia  back to Level 1 ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last update: 11 June 2022 *** As of 12:01 a.m. EDT June 12, 2022, the CDC order requiring all persons aged two and above to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded. Starting at 12:01 a.m. EDT on June 12, ...
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