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Lajcak: Deal on Guidelines for Brexit Talks in Line with Slovak Interests

The foreign affairs ministers of 27 member countries of the EU have agreed on a joint approach to guidelines for Brexit talks, and this agreement suits Slovakia's interests well, said Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak after a special meeting of the EU General Affairs Council in Luxembourg on Thursday, which was devoted to Article 50 of the Treaty of Lisbon.

Lajcak Expects Smooth Approval of Guidelines for Brexit Negotiations

I expect European Council President Donald Tusk's draft guidelines for negotiations on Great Britain's exit from the EU to be approved smoothly, said Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak (a Smer-SD nominee) before the beginning of a meeting of the EU's General Affairs Council in Luxembourg on Thursday.

Lajcak: Slovak-Romanian Relations Intense with No Open Disputes

Bratislava, April 7 (TASR) - Slovak-Romanian relations are of a good quality, cordial and without open issues, stated Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister...

Lajcak: US Attack in Syria an Effort to Prevent Use of Chemical Weapons

Bratislava, April 7 (TASR) - It's undoubtable that chemical weapons were used in Syria in recent days and have caused the suffering and deaths of dozens of innocent people, including children, Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak (a Smer-SD nominee) said on Friday.

Lajcak: We Don’t Dramatise Any Lack of Agreement in V4

Bratislava, March 15 (TASR) - We never dramatise it if the Visegrad Four/V4 (the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia) doesn't agree on something,...

Lajcak: UK to Remain Close Partner for Slovakia Even after Brexit

Bratislava, March 3 (TASR) – The United Kingdom will remain one of the closest political, security and trading partners for Slovakia even after Brexit,...

Lajcak: Inclusion of Roma Community into Society Is Problem

Bratislava, February 22 (TASR) - As far as the Roma issue is concerned, the problem doesn't lie that much with discrimination, but rather with...

Lajcak Receives Credentials from New Brazilian Ambassador Carneiro

Bratislava, February 22 (TASR) - Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak on Wednesday received copies of the credentials of newly appointed Brazilian Ambassador...

Lajcak: No Point to Judge Trump’s Administration before it Assumes Office

It makes no sense to speculate over steps by Donald Trump's new administration sooner than it assume office, Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak said before the EU Foreign Affairs Council's first meeting of the year, which will be held in Brussels on Monday.

Fico: Budget for Presidency Has Not Been Exhausted, Saving is over €14 mn

I can seriously state today that Slovakia's Presidency of the Council of the EU was a real success, Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico (Smer-SD) told Monday's news conference dedicated to the presidency's evaluation.

Lajcak Welcomes EU-Cuba Agreement on Cooperation

Brussels, December 12 (TASR-correspondent) - Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak welcomes the agreement on political dialogue and cooperation between the European...

Lajcak Nominated for Post of President of UN General Assembly

Bratislava, November 30 (TASR) - Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak is probably on track to become the president of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly, TASR learnt on Wednesday.

Slovakia Signs Memos on Drawing €113 million from EEA/Norway Grants

Bratislava, November 28 (TASR) - Slovakia will be able to draw €113 million from the European Economic Area and Norway Grants until 2021 following...

Lajcak: I’m Shocked at How People Take Accusations at Face Value

Bratislava/Banja Luka, November 22 (TASR) - I'm shocked at how people at home have taken accusations at face value and made far-reaching judgements without familiarising themselves with the facts first, said Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak on Tuesday in response to claims concerning allegedly overpriced events linked to the Slovak Council of the EU Presidency.

Lajcak: Bosnia and Herzegovina Advancing Slowly towards EU

Sarajevo, November 21 (TASR-correspondent) - No other issue has such large support in Bosnia and Herzegovina as European integration, even though the country is...

Lajcak: EU-Turkey Relations Unsatisfactory

Brussels, November 14 (TASR-correspondent) – Current relations between the EU and Turkey aren't satisfactory, with the two sides frustrated with each other, said Slovak...

Lajcak: No Danger for Us, But NATO’s Eastern Flank Needs to Be Boosted

Bucharest, November 8 (TASR - correspondent) - Conclusions approved at the NATO Summit in Warsaw in July of this year have been met satisfactorily, concurred chiefs of diplomacy from central and eastern European countries at their working meeting in Bucharest on Tuesday.

Lajcak in Brussels Hands over €50,000 for Completing Schools in Afghanistan

Brussels/Bratislava, October 4 (TASR corespondent) - Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak presented, on behalf of Slovakia, a €50,000 cheque to Nasir...

Lajcak Second in UN Straw Poll, Foreign Ministry Declines to Comment

Bratislava, September 9 (TASR) - Straw polls for selecting the successor of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon are part of an internal process in Security...

Lajcak: European Project Won’t Be Complete without Western Balkans

Bratislava, September 4 (TASR) - Enlargement of the EU is a strategic investment in its security and prosperity, and the European project won't be...