Trieste University to honour Pahor and Mattarella

Trieste, 16 December - The University of Trieste has decided to honour Slovenia's former President Borut Pahor and Italian President Sergio Mattarella with honorary doctorates as part of its centenary celebrations in the spring. Rector Roberto Di Lenarda has said that this would be an opportunity for a reckoning with the past in the spirit of conciliation.

Basovizza, Italy
Former President of Slovenia Borut Pahor and Italian President Sergio Mattarella held hands as they paid their respects to the Italian victims of post-WWII killings by the Yugoslav communists at the memorial at the foiba of Basovizza.
Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA
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