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Prekmurje Reunification Day celebrated today

Murska Sobota, 17 August - Slovenia is celebrating Prekmurje Reunification Day on Monday, a national holiday marking the day when the country's eastern-most region was united with the rest of the nation after more than a millennium. The main ceremony was held on Sunday at the monument in Murska Sobota that was unveiled at last year's 100th anniversary of the reunification.

Ljubljana
A monument dedicated to the centenary of Prekmurje region's reunification with the rest of the Slovenian nation unveiled in Ljubljana's Prekmurje Square.
Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA

Ljubljana
A monument dedicated to the centenary of Prekmurje region's reunification with the rest of the Slovenian nation unveiled in Ljubljana's Prekmurje Square.
Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA

Ljubljana
A monument dedicated to the centenary of Prekmurje region's reunification with the rest of the Slovenian nation unveiled in Ljubljana's Prekmurje Square.
Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA

Črenšovci
An event marking Prekmurje Reunification Day ceremony where President Borut Pahor (pictured) laid a wreath at a memorial to patriot Jožef Klekl (1874-1948).
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

Črenšovci
An event marking Prekmurje Reunification Day ceremony where President Borut Pahor laid a wreath at a memorial to patriot Jožef Klekl (1874-1948).
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

Črenšovci
An event marking Prekmurje Reunification Day ceremony where President Borut Pahor laid a wreath at a memorial to patriot Jožef Klekl (1874-1948).
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

Črenšovci

Prireditev ob državnem prazniku, dnevu združitve prekmurskih Slovencev z matičnim narodom.
Foto: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor hosting an open day in Presidential Palace for the holiday marking the reunification of Prekmurje Slovenes with the homeland.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor hosting an open day in Presidential Palace for the holiday marking the reunification of Prekmurje Slovenes with the homeland.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor hosting an open day in Presidential Palace for the holiday marking the reunification of Prekmurje Slovenes with the homeland.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor hosting an open day in Presidential Palace for the holiday marking the reunification of Prekmurje Slovenes with the homeland.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Murska Sobota
The main ceremony marking Prekmurje Reunification Day in the regional capital of Murska Sobota.
Photo: Marjan Maučec/STA

Murska Sobota
The main ceremony marking Prekmurje Reunification Day in the regional capital of Murska Sobota.
Photo: Marjan Maučec/STA

Črenšovci
An event marking Prekmurje Reunification Day ceremony where President Borut Pahor laid a wreath at a memorial to patriot Jožef Klekl (1874-1948).
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

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