Slovenian President Borut Pahor receives Catalan President Quim Torra for an informal meeting

Ljubljana, 6. 12. 2018 | press release

The President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, received the President of the Government of Catalonia, Quim Torra, for an informal meeting this morning, 6 December 2018.

President Pahor stated that he decided to meet President Torra, who is currently on a private visit to Slovenia, after the Catalan President had asked for an informal meeting in a letter at the start of the week and after they had discussed the matter over the phone.

In their one-to-one meeting, the two Presidents discussed the traditionally good cooperation between Slovenia and Catalonia.

As regards Catalonia’s efforts to achieve greater independence, President Pahor said this was a matter for the Catalan people and the Kingdom of Spain, in which Slovenia would not interfere.

Slovenian President Borut Pahor receives Catalan President Quim Torra for an informal meeting
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