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Thousands Turn up to Celebrate Primorsko Reunification

Izola, 13 September - An estimated 7,000 people turned up for a ceremony Saturday celebrating the reunification of the westernmost Primorsko region with the homeland under the Paris Peace Treaty in 1947. Top Slovenian officials attended the event, which was organised by the Izola municipality and the local association of WWII veterans.

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President Borut Pahor (left, seated next to Izola Mayor Igor Kolenc) attends the Primorsko reunification ceremony.Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA

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President Borut Pahor (right) greets the former head of the WWII veterans' association Janez Stanovnik (left)in the company of Parliament Speaker Milan Brglez (centre)
Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA

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Top officials in attendance as Slovenia celebrates the reunification of Primorsko with its homeland.
Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA

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