Drnovšek: "Through decisive resistance and active diplomacy we achieved de facto sovereignty throughout our territory..."
Ljubljana, 24 June - ACADEMY/INDEPENDENCE/DAY/DRNOVŠEK
"Through decisive resistance and active diplomacy we achieved de facto sovereignty," Prime Minister Janez Drnovšek said at the solemn academy marking the 5th anniversary of Slovene independence, expressing regret that in decisive events on the turn of the decade some nations failed to avoid war, victims and destruction. Slovenia managed to avoid "a horrible crisis which over the past years greatly troubled not just our immediate neighbors, but the entire international community," he said.
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