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  • Ambassador Hartley Addressing Business Community (Photo State Department)

    Ambassador Hartley Addresses AmCham

    Ambassador Hartley gave his first public address this morning to members of the international business community in Slovenia at an AmCham. His speech focuses on the themes of economic cooperation, TTIP, reform, and that the U.S. and Slovenia are stronger when working together.

  • Regional Security Officer Steven Strickland with the students (Photo State Department)

    Students Quiz U.S. Diplomat About Slovenia

    Regional Security Officer Steven Strickland visited a middle school in Bistrica near Tržič to present his work and life as a diplomat to a group of around 40 students. The 9th graders organized a funny quiz for him, with 10 questions about Slovenia.

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  • Deputy Chief of Mission David Burger speaks at the annual conference of the International Association for Teachers of English (Photo State Department)

    IATEFL Annual Conference

    Deputy Chief of Mission David Burger was honored to speak at the annual conference of the International Association for Teachers of English as a Foreign Language Slovenia. We continue to be impressed by the great English teachers and students in Slovenia.

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  • RSO Steven Strickland giving two presentations at the Franca Miklošica High School (Photo State Department)

    International Debate Competition

    Yesterday was a very busy day for Regional Security Officer Steven Strickland. He gave two presentations at the Franca Miklošica High School for around one hundred 17 and 18 year old students about his life as diplomat, sports, and life in the US.

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  • Ambassador Brent R. Hartley and President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor (Photo State Department)

    Ambassador Hartley's Credentialing

    On February 12, 2015, Ambassador Brent R. Hartley presented his credentials to President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor and welcomed Embassy staff at his residence for a flag ceremony with the U.S. Marines.

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  • Intern Nicole Eckler with OŠ Franja Goloba Prevalje students (Photo State Department)
    Conversation with youth about youth

    U.S. Embassy Intern Nicole Eckler visited OŠ Franja Goloba Prevalje to speak with 50 students. 

  • Public Affairs Officer Dr. Daniel Mattern giving a presentation about jazz (Photo State Department)
    Jazz through the history

    Public Affairs Officer Dr. Daniel Mattern gave a presentation about jazz for 70 students at a high school in Krško (“Gimnazija Krško”). 

  • Regional Security Officer Stephen Strickland at OŠ Lovrenc na Pohorju (Photo State Department)
    Getting to know America

    We visited "OŠ Lovrenc na Pohorju" on a snowy day, very much like our first trip to the school a few years ago. 

  • BAO Perry Read at Prežihov Voranc in Ljubljana (Photo State Department)
    Conversation at Prežihov Voranc in Ljubljana

    Our first visit to Middle School Prežihov Voranc in Ljubljana was made by Bilateral Affairs Officer Major Perry Read. 

  • Deputy Public Affairs Officer Cheryl Harris visits middle school "Osnovna šola Rodica" in Domžale (Photo State Department)
    U.S. Culture: Under the Microscope

    Deputy Public Affairs Officer Cheryl Harris visited middle school "Osnovna šola Rodica" in Domžale, where the students warmly welcomed her with some music and dancing, and Cheryl showed them a presentation about the United States. 

  • U.S. Embassy Management Officer Jon Selle at "Osnovna šola Toneta Čufarja” in Jesenice (Photo State Department)
    How different is Texas from Slovenia?

    More than 50 eighth and ninth graders from the school "Osnovna šola Toneta Čufarja” in Jesenice met with U.S. Embassy Management Officer Jon Selle. 

  • Regional Security Officer Steven Strickland visits OŠ Dobrepolje (Photo State Department)
    Differences between Slovenia an the U.S.

    U.S. Embassy Regional Security Officer Steven Strickland visited OŠ Dobrepolje in Videm-Dobrepolje to talk with around forty 8th and 9th grade students.  

Current Issues

  • U.S. Response to Council of Europe Chair on Ukraine, Terrorism

    March 12, 2015 -- "Mr. Deputy Prime Minister, we warmly welcome you to the Permanent Council and thank you for your presentation in your capacity as Chair of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe. Your remarks made clear that issues of central concern to this Permanent Council - such as the situation in Ukraine and the transnational threat of terrorism - are also critical to the Council of Europe." 

  • Kerry at Atlantic Council on Climate Change

    March 12, 2015 -- [...]"I'm delighted to be here with everybody. Distinguished ambassadors who are here this morning, thank you for taking time to represent your countries and come here and share your concern about this critical issue." 

  • Upholding the Core Principles of the Transatlantic Partnership
    Upholding the Core Principles of the Transatlantic Partnership

    March 11, 2015 -- [...]"While we discussed our work in the fight against ISIL and the prospect of a transatlantic trade deal, the major thrust of our meetings was addressing Russian aggression and the ongoing conflict in Ukraine." 

  • Kerry at Senate Hearing on Request for Authorization to Use Force

    March 11, 2015 -- "Well, Chairman Corker and Ranking Member Menendez, members of the committee, we're pleased to be here. I'm pleased to return here, and particularly so with - in the distinguished company of Defense Secretary Ash Carter and our Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Marty Dempsey." 

  • State’s Nuland at Senate Foreign Relations Hearing on Ukraine

    March 10, 2015 -- Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland delivers remarks before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Washington. 

  • Obama on 50th Anniversary of Selma to Montgomery Marches

    March 7, 2015 -- President Obama speaks at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, at an event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery marches. 

  • State of the Union 2015
    2015 State of the Union Address

    January 20, 2015 -- Remarks by the President in State of the Union Address. 

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