Secretary General thanks Slovenian Prime Minister for contributions to NATO and Ukraine

  • 21 Mar. 2024 -
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  • Last updated: 21 Mar. 2024 16:48

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed the Prime Minister of Slovenia Robert Golob to NATO Headquarters on Thursday (21 March 2024).

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg meets with Dr Robert Golob, Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia

Mr Stoltenberg thanked Slovenia for its steadfast commitment to the Alliance, as it marks 20 years of NATO membership. The Secretary General highlighted Slovenia’s contributions to security in the Western Balkans, a region of strategic importance to the Alliance, including through the critical role Slovenia plays in ensuring that KFOR continues to fulfil its UN mandate.

Addressing Russia’s war against Ukraine, Mr Stoltenberg reiterated that: “Ukraine needs even more support, and they need it now.” He also welcomed Slovenia’s provision of humanitarian and security assistance and hosting Ukrainian refugees.