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Elimination of Schengen Air Borders Celebrated at Brnik

Brnik, 31 March - Slovenia has become a full-fledged member of the Schengen no-border zone after the air borders among the old end nine new Schengen members were abolished on Sunday. The national ceremony marking the event was held at the Ljubljana airport on Monday with Prime Minister Janez Jansa as the keynote speaker.

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Prime Minister Janeez Jansa speaking at a ceremony marking the elimination of Schengen air border.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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Portuguese Interior Minister Rui Carlos Pereira speaking at a ceremony marking the elimination of Schengen air border.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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Elimination of Schengen air border is marked at Ljubljana international airport, Slovenia's largest.
From left to right: Slovenian Interior Minister Dragutin Mate, his Portuguese counterpart Rui Carlos Pereira, upper chamber president Blaz Kavcic, Prime Minister Janez Jansa, EU Science Commissioner Janez Potocnik and Foreign Minister Dimitrij Rupel.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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Prime Minister Janeez Jansa speaking at a ceremony marking the elimination of Schengen air border.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Brnik
Elimination of Schengen air border is marked at Ljubljana international airport, Slovenia's largest.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Brnik
Elimination of Schengen air border is marked at Ljubljana international airport, Slovenia's largest.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Brnik
Elimination of Schengen air border is marked at Ljubljana international airport, Slovenia's largest.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Brnik
Elimination of Schengen air border is marked at Ljubljana international airport, Slovenia's largest.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Brnik
Elimination of Schengen air border is marked at Ljubljana international airport, Slovenia's largest.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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Prime Minister Janez Jansa and Zmago Skobir, chairman of airport manager Aerodrom Ljubljana, at a ceremony marking the elimination of Schengen air border.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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European Science and Research Commissioner Janez Potocnik at a ceremony marking the elimination of Schengen air border.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Brnik
Elimination of Schengen air border is marked at Ljubljana international airport, Slovenia's largest.
From left to right: Prime Minister Janez Jansa, EU Science Commissioner Janez Potocnik and Foreign Minister Dimitrij Rupel.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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From left to right: upper chamber president Blaz Kavcic, Prime Minister Janez Jansa and EU Science Commissioner Janez Potocnik at a ceremony marking the elimination of Schengen air border.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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Zmago Skobir, chairman of airport manager Aerodrom Ljubljana, at a ceremony marking the elimination of Schengen air border.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Brnik
European Science and Research Commissioner Janez Potocnik at a ceremony marking the elimination of Schengen air border.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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Prime Minister Janeez Jansa speaking at a ceremony marking the elimination of Schengen air border.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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