Karl Erjavec

Bled Strategic Forum: EU must find more efficient solutions to crises, challenges

A traditional, two-day international conference called the Bled Strategic Forum ended on Friday, with most participants agreeing that the EU must find more efficient mechanisms to respond to...

Slovenian FM to travel to Moscow ahead of Putin's visit to Ljubljana

Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec will travel to Moscow on Tuesday on a two-day visit to the Russian Federation ahead of the trip of President Vladimir Putin to Slovenia, scheduled for 30 June.

Slovenia and Croatia stand firm regarding border arbitration

Erjavec said that he had met with Kovac privately on the margins of the 1st Forum of the EU Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region (EUSAIR) and that they spoke about bilateral issues.

Croatia-Slovenia relations good, but differences regarding border dispute remain

Croatian and Slovenian Foreign Ministers Miro Kovac and Karl Erjavec agreed in Ljubljana on Tuesday that the two countries' relations were good, in many areas even excellent, ...

No progress in resolving Croatia-Slovenia border dispute

He added that in the meantime Zagreb and Ljubljana should not put that issue in the focus and thus burden their good bilateral relations.

Erjavec satisfied with Slovenian case before arbiters in The Hague

"I am pleased that this hearing was held," Erjavec told the press after addressing the Arbitral Tribunal on how Slovenia viewed the arbitration on the border dispute with Croatia and Croatia's...

Slovenian media doubt Slovenia will give up border arbitration with Croatia

"The new Croatian government is offering a new round of negotiations on the border, but it's unclear how it imagines this, so this improper offer can also be seen as a trap.

Slovenia still for border arbitration wit Croatia, says FM

Slovenian Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec said on Monday his country continued to see arbitration as the solution to its border issue with Croatia, that there was no plan B and that he did not...

Erjavec remains Slovenian foreign minister

Karl Erjavec will remain Slovenia's foreign minister after the interpellation lodged by the Opposition which accused Erjavec of sabotaging the arbitration deal with Croatia and causing a fiasco in...

Slovenia FM: Cooperation in managing refugee crisis improves with new Cro gov't

"Cooperation with the new Croatian government regarding migrants is much better than with the previous government led by (Prime Minister Zoran) Milanovic," Erjavec said in an interview broadcast...

Slovenia ready to engage army to help in migrant crisis

The measures see to the protection of national interests so that Slovenia does not become a hot spot where migrants would stay for longer periods, Erjavec said.

Croatian FM invited to visit Slovenia

Slovenian Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec met with his Croatian counterpart Miro Kovac in Amsterdam on Saturday during an informal meeting of EU foreign ministers on the migration crisis and invited...

Slovenia waiting for new Croatian gov't to regulate refugee flow

Slovenia's Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec said on Monday that Croatia, that was in the process of forming a new government, could not now take an active part in the regulation of the influx of...

Slovenian opposition demands FM's resignation

MPs of the Slovenian Democratic Party and the New Slovenia party accuse Erjavec of "improvisation" and "failures" in foreign policy, of financial irregularities and clientelism in his ministry,...

Slovenian FM: Austria's border fence designed to regulate migrant wave

The Schengen Area, named after the Schengen Agreement, comprises 26 European countries that have abolished passport and any other type of border control at their common borders.