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Prime Minister Janez Janša holds a video conference meeting with President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen

Prime Minister Janez Janša today met with President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen via a video conference.

Prime Minister Janez Janša

Prime Minister Janez Janša during a video conference meeting with President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen. | Author Kabinet predsednika vlade

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Prime Minister Janez Janša and President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen had a good and constructive conversation mainly about the preparations and priorities of Slovenia's Presidency of the Council of the EU. In this context, they focused mostly on strengthening the European Union's resilience during the coronavirus crisis, as well as on strengthening the EU's resilience to possible future epidemics. According to President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen, the European Commission and Slovenia will cooperate in providing support to the Western Balkan countries on their path to the European Union.

In their talks, Prime Minister Janez Janša and President of the European Commission Urusla von der Leyen also touched upon the efforts to provide a sufficient amount of vaccine against COVID-19 for all Europeans in a realistic period of time.