Pahor discusses democracy and tolerance at intl conference

Ljubljana, 1 December - President Borut Pahor called democracy the holy grail of the community, but argued that the concept of tolerance was too narrow, as he addressed a conference at the Presidential Palace on Thursday that his office organised in conjunction with the Slovenian and European academies of sciences and arts.

Ljubljana
President Borut Pahor, Peter Štih, the president of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, and Felix Unger, honorary president of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, take part in an international conference on democracy and tolerance for peace in Europe.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

Ljubljana
Felix Unger, honorary president of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts (EASA), presents President Borut Pahor with EASA medal for his contribution to the promotion of tolerance and dialogue in society.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA

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