Slovenia Commemorates VE-Day - Also With Biterness
Ljubljana, 14 May - SLOVENIA/VE-DAY/COMMEMORATIONS
The Republic of Slovenia celebrated the end of the Second World War and the victory over Nazism and Fascism this weekend with three main official state commemorations: the solemn academy in the Cankarjev dom cultural and congress centre on Saturday evening, at which President of Slovenia Milan Kučan was the honorary speaker, the solemn session of the Slovene Parliament on Sunday morning, at which Parliament Speaker Jožef Školč addressed the audience, and a programme, entitled "The Triumph", on the Square of the Republic in the centre of Ljubljana, with Prime Minister Janez Drnovšek as the honorary speaker.
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