Polish President completes his visit to Slovakia

Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski and his wife Anna completed their two-day visit to Slovakia on the afternoon of June 22, the press department of Slovak President Ivan Gašparovič's Office told the TASR newswire. Komorowski and Gašparovič laid wreaths at a monument to the victims of communist oppression in Devin on the outskirts of Bratislava while Anna Komorowska and Silvia Gašparovičová admired artwork at the Centre for Folk Art Production (ÚĽUV).

Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski and his wife Anna completed their two-day visit to Slovakia on the afternoon of June 22, the press department of Slovak President Ivan Gašparovič's Office told the TASR newswire.

Komorowski and Gašparovič laid wreaths at a monument to the victims of communist oppression in Devin on the outskirts of Bratislava while Anna Komorowska and Silvia Gašparovičová admired artwork at the Centre for Folk Art Production (ÚĽUV).

The presidential couples also attended a wine-tasting event with wines from the Small Carpathians region in Modra near Bratislava and visited an exhibition of works of Slovak modern artists as well as Andy Warhol.

This was Komorowski's first official visit to Slovakia since he was sworn in last August. Komorowski also met Slovak Prime Minister Iveta Radičová, Parliamentary Speaker Richard Sulík and representatives of Slovakia's Polish population.

Source: TASR

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

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

News digest: Slovakia still dealing with the loss of its talent

Economy minister promises extensive support for hydrogen technologies in Slovakia. Far-right supporters protested in front of PM’s house during the weekend.

The far-right ĽSNS organised a protest in front of PM Igor Matovič's house in Trnava.

Hospital manners expose the toxicity of Kollár

Unjustified privileges overshadow some good news of the coalition's work. Halloween testing will not be repeated during advent time.

PM Igor Matovič (l) and Speaker of Parliament Boris Kollár

Sulík’s party benefits from the dispute with PM Matovič

The Hlas party of former PM Pellegrini is rising, too.

Economy Minister Richard Sulík (l) was charged by PM Igor Matovič (r) to purchase millions of antigen tests.

Anyone can publish a book. Authors often avoid publishers

Self-publishing is setting a new trend.

Nikoleta Kováčová has published two cookbooks without the aid of a publishing house.