Celebration of National Day of the Republic of Slovenia in London
On 27th of June 2018 the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in London organized the reception to celebrate the National Day of the Republic of Slovenia.
Reception was attended by more than 250 guests including Diplomatic Corps, international organizations, local political, business and cultural representatives, and members of Slovenian diaspora in the United Kingdom.
Ambassador Rupel first addressed the gathered guests and presented some of the achievements of Slovenia in the field of international community in the past 27 years including its current chairing of the UN Council for Human Rights. He also thanked British and other from international community whose representatives were present for support in declaring May 20th as the UN World Bee Day.
As part of the cultural programme Slovenian Choir in London Gallus Aeternus performed several traditional Slovenian songs.
Gathered guests were served Slovenian wine and potica.