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Top officials marking Statehood Day amid discord

Ljubljana, 24 June - President Borut Pahor addressed a state ceremony on the eve of Statehood Day, urging acknowledging the role of democracy and dialogue in Slovenia's further development. The evening saw political divisions rise again with some boycotting the official ceremony or opting for an alternative one.

Ljubljana
Speaker Igor Zorčič addressing Statehood Day ceremonial session of the National Assembly.
Photo: Anže Malovrh/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor holding a traditional reception of the relatives of Slovenian independence war victims, with PM Janez Janša and Defence Minister Matej Tonin in attendance.
Photo: Bor Slana/STA

Ljubljana
Prime Minister Janez Janša and his wife Urška Bačovnik Janša arrive for the Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
Prime Minister Janez Janša and his wife Urška Bačovnik Janša arrive for the Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
The Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
The Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
The Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
The Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
The Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
The Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
The Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
The Statehood Day ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor addressing the Statehood Day official state ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor addressing the Statehood Day official state ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor addressing the Statehood Day official state ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor addressing the Statehood Day official state ceremony.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
A ceremonial session of the National Assembly marking Statehood Day, featuring President Borut Pahor (centre), Speaker Igor Zorčič (left) and Prime Minister Janez Janša.
Photo: Anže Malovrh/STA

Ljubljana
Speaker Igor Zorčič addressing Statehood Day ceremonial session of the National Assembly.
Photo: Anže Malovrh/STA

Ljubljana
Homeland mass marking Statehood Day.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
Homeland mass marking Statehood Day.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
Homeland mass marking Statehood Day.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor holding a traditional reception of the relatives of Slovenian independence war victims, with PM Janez Janša and Defence Minister Matej Tonin in attendance.
Photo: Bor Slana/STA

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