Schedule of Events for Thursday, 17 August
Ljubljana, 16 August - Below is a schedule of events for Thursday, 17 August:
LJUBLJANA/MURSKA SOBOTA - A national holiday, marking the unification of Slovenia's northeasternmost region of Prekmurje with what was then Yugoslavia in 1919, will be marked in Slovenia. The day is not a bank holiday. The central ceremony, at which PM Janez Jansa is to be the speaker of honour, will take place on Friday.
LJUBLJANA - The non-parliamentary Active Slovenia (AS) is to present an initiative at noon to form a movement that will strive to free Tomo Kriznar, a Slovenian national who has been sentenced to two years in prison by a Sudanese court that had found him guilty of spying.
LJUBLJANA - The organisers of the 10th Days of Poetry and Wine in Medana are to hold a press conference at 12:30 PM to speak about the upcoming event.
LJUBLJANA - Press review. (STA)
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