President Pahor meets the President of Malta, George Vella, before the official meeting of the Arraiolos Group in Valletta
Valletta, 5. 10. 2022 | press release
At the invitation of the President of the Republic of Malta, Dr George Vella, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, is attending the meeting of thirteen presidents of EU member states, i.e. Malta, Bulgaria, Estonia, Greece, Croatia, Ireland, Italy, Hungary, Germany, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia and Slovenia.
Prior to the official meeting, the Slovenian President held a bilateral meeting with the host, President Vella.
The discussion partners focused their attention on the war in Ukraine. They condemned the decision of the Russian Federation on the annexation of four Ukrainian regions and emphasised the importance of the European Union’s unity when providing further support to Ukraine.
The presidents exchanged their expectations relating to the topics discussed at the informal meeting of the Arraiolos Group and highlighted the issue of illegal migrations, climate change and the impact of the war in Ukraine on the stability and safety in the Western Balkans.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA