Tag: Slovenia

More border controls with Slovenia and Hungary

More border controls with Slovenia and Hungary

Austria continues to maintain border controls with Slovenia and Hungary. As the Ministry of Internal Affairs announced on Saturday, the checks will initially continue for another six months after November 11. Austria is currently also carrying out checks at the borders with the Czech Republic and Slovakia. At all other borders, “intensive checks in the […]

Austria introduces border controls with Czech Republic

Austria introduces border controls with Czech Republic

Starting from midnight, Austria will also control the borders with the Czech Republic. A Ministry of Internal Affairs spokesperson told APA this when asked on Tuesday afternoon. The background to this will likely be Germany’s decision to impose fixed border controls with the Czech Republic, Poland and Switzerland. In the fight against illegal immigration, Austria […]

Former Salzburg striker Sesko keeps Slovenia on course for the European Championship

Former Salzburg striker Sesko keeps Slovenia on course for the European Championship

Thanks to Benjamin Sesko, Slovenia continues to progress towards the finals of the 2024 European Football Championship in Germany. The striker, who was transferred from Salzburg to Leipzig in the summer, almost single-handedly achieved a 3-0 victory against Finland in Ljubljana on Saturday, with 16’/penalty, 28′. Denmark is tied on points in Group H after […]

Slovenia increases controls on the Croatian border

Slovenia increases controls on the Croatian border

In the face of a sharp increase in migration movements, Slovenia is tightening controls in the border region with Croatia. According to media reports, additional police checkpoints have been established at certain points close to previous border crossings in the southeast and coastal region of the country. Slovenia follows Italy’s example. Slovenian Interior Minister Boštjan […]

Austria-Slovenia border: Number of illegal border crossings decreased

Austria-Slovenia border: Number of illegal border crossings decreased

There are fewer illegal crossings at the Austria-Slovenia border, the EU Commission confirmed on Tuesday. However, the EU Commission maintains its view that checks at internal borders should only be used in exceptional cases and limited in time. Germany also plans checks at the Polish border The EU Commission also reacted to Germany’s plans announced […]

Slovenian prime minister relies on Austrian money for nuclear power plant

Slovenian prime minister relies on Austrian money for nuclear power plant

Slovenian Prime Minister Robert Golob also wants money from Austria for the planned second reactor block of the Krško nuclear power plant. “I believe that many investors from other countries will participate in the project, and it is quite possible that there will also be someone from Austria,” Golob said in an interview. The decision […]

Tanner condemns FJ’s announcement in Slovenia

Tanner condemns FJ’s announcement in Slovenia

Defense Minister Claudia Tanner (ÖVP) condemned “inappropriate” posts by Carinthian Freedom Youth during her visit to Slovenia. FJ Carinthia: Slovenia seeks forbidden procedures State elections in Carinthia FJ Carinthia warns of ‘Slovenisation’ “It is important for me to emphasize that this mindset does not represent Austria’s position. We strongly reject the exclusion of certain ethnic […]

FJ Carinthia: Slovenia seeks forbidden procedures

FJ Carinthia: Slovenia seeks forbidden procedures

After Freedom Youth Carinthia published an anti-Slovenian post, Slovenia is now urging Austria to initiate a ban case against them. FJ Carinthia warns of ‘Slovenianisation’ Strong protest from Slovenia due to FJ advertisements State elections in Carinthia Kaiser also criticize “Slovenization” post This emerges from an oral memo sent from Slovenia to the Vienna Foreign […]

Strong protest from Slovenia due to the freedom proclamations

Strong protest from Slovenia due to the freedom proclamations

An anti-Slovenian post by Freedom Youth of Carinthia has created a stir in Slovenia. The Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Thursday that Ambassador Elisabeth Ellison-Kramer was therefore summoned to the ministry. In a verbal memo, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs was asked to react “immediately” to “this unacceptable expression of intolerance towards the […]

Slovenia: Krsko NGS receives environmental permit for lifespan extension

Slovenia: Krsko NGS receives environmental permit for lifespan extension

The Slovenian Ministry of Environment has granted an environmental permit to extend the service life of the Krško nuclear power plant by another 20 years beyond 2023, the STA news agency reported on Monday, citing a ministry publication. This completes the environmental impact assessment (EIA) carried out at the nuclear power plant after last year’s […]