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Fmr. President Honoured with Freedom of the City of Ljubljana

Ljubljana, 9 May - Former Slovenian President Milan Kucan was bestowed the Freedom of the City of Ljubljana on Wednesday for his contribution to the reputation and development of the capital, but the honouring rekindled adversity between Ljubljana's leftist mayor, Zoran Jankovic, and the centre-right opposition in city council.

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Poet Tone Pavcek received the Freedom of the City of Ljubljana.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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Former President Milan Kucan (left) receiving the Freedom of the City of Ljubljana.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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Author Kristina Benkova (second from left) receiving the Freedom of the City of Ljubljana.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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Former President MIlan Kucan (fourth from left), author Kristina Benkova (sitting) and poet Tone Pavcek (standing right of Mayor Zoran Jankovic) receive the Freedom of the City of Ljubljana.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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