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Prime Minister Miro Cerar has expressed the hope that parliament would pass the government-sponsored amendments to the aliens act in a form compliant with the international law, but said the bill coul
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Labour Minister Anja Kopa? Mrak and US Ambassador to Slovenia Brent R. Hartley signed an agreement on Tuesday on the recognition of pension insurance paid in the other country. The agreement will make
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Washington state’s governor joined the state attorney general in an unusual bipartisan alliance to back legislation that would abolish the death penalty. They claim that capital punishm
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The foreign policies of Western nations have been driven by ‘messiahship’ and attempts to export their values worldwide, Sergey Lavrov said Tuesday. This approach ultimately led to the
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