US congratulates new government

Ljubljana – The United States has congratulated Prime Minister Robert Golob and the new Slovenian government on their confirmation by parliament. According to the US Embassy, the US is looking forward “to continuing to advance global security and prosperity through our combined efforts in NATO and international organizations.”

“We applaud Slovenia’s commitment to the rules-based international order, and commend Slovenia’s bid for a seat on the UN Security Council,” the embassy said in a statement.

“On the 30th anniversary of our diplomatic relations, we celebrate our shared democratic values and priorities, including our commitment to protecting human rights and the rule of law, addressing the challenges of climate change, and expanding the economic ties between our two countries by harnessing the new opportunities of the green economy.”

The embassy said it was looking forward to cooperation with the new government and deepening the Slovenian-US relationship in education and culture.

“We also seek to work with Slovenia to return peace to Ukraine and bolster the efforts of Ukraine and the countries of the Western Balkans as they pursue further Euro-Atlantic integration.”