Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Visegrad Group foreign ministers meeting in Budapest

Slovak Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajčák is attending a meeting of foreign affairs ministers of countries of the Visegrad Group (V4)taking place on October 6, in Budapest, the SITA newswire was informed by the minister's spokesperson, Peter Stano. Their talks will focus mainly on intensifying and coordinating their common approach toward strengthening stability and democracy of the countries of the western Balkans and on supporting countries of this region in their effort to join the European Union and NATO.

Slovak Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajčák is attending a meeting of foreign affairs ministers of countries of the Visegrad Group (V4)taking place on October 6, in Budapest, the SITA newswire was informed by the minister's spokesperson, Peter Stano. Their talks will focus mainly on intensifying and coordinating their common approach toward strengthening stability and democracy of the countries of the western Balkans and on supporting countries of this region in their effort to join the European Union and NATO.

The Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia will meet their partners from Belgium and Spain as well. They plan to discuss the main programme priorities of the EU presidencies of Belgium, Spain, Hungary and Poland in years 2010 and 2011.

They will also meet the representatives of the western Balkans region to talk about stabilisation of the region and Euro-Atlantic integration of their countries. Slovakia will take over the V4 presidency from Hungary in July 2010. SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

The processing of personal data is subject to our Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy. Before submitting your e-mail address, please make sure to acquaint yourself with these documents.

Top stories

Another For a Decent Slovakia protest was also joined by farmers

People took to the streets for the eighth time.

Farmers with tractors awaited the protesting crowd at the SNP Square in Bratislava.

Coronations return to Bratislava Photo

This year Bratislava will recall the coronation of Leopold II, the younger son of Maria Theresa.

Bratislava will again enjoy re-enactment of coronation ceremony

Police detain another person in promissory notes case

Ex-director of private broadcaster TV Markíza, Pavol Rusko, was detained shortly after being heard.

Pavol Rusko

Last Week in Slovakia: Farmers staged a protest by driving across the country Audio

Listen to all the headlines from The Slovak Spectator's news podcast.

Farmers also met President Andrej Kiska in Bratislava