President Praises Slovenia's Decision to Resist WWII Occupiers

Ljubljana, 8 May - President Danilo Tuerk labelled the decision for armed resistance against the occupying forces in the Second World War was the biggest decision in the then history of the Slovenian people as he delivered the keynote at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism in Ljubljana on Saturday.

Ljubljana
Ljubljana Mayor Zoran Jankovic speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
Janez Stanovnik, the president of the Association of WWII Veterans, speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
Janez Stanovnik, the president of the Association of WWII Veterans, speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
Janez Stanovnik, the president of the Association of WWII Veterans, speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
Janez Stanovnik, the president of the Association of WWII Veterans, speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk speaks at a ceremony marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazism and Fascism.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

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