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19.09.2010  

Meeting between the President of Slovenia Danilo Türk and Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland

New York - The President of the Republic of Slovenia Danilo Türk met with the Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland on 19 September 2010 in the margins of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. They discussed the role of the Council of Europe in the light of the current events in Europe, especially the formation of Group of eminent persons that will study the increased intolerance and xenophobia, and the situation of Roma, together with the Secretary General's initiative for a High Level Meeting on Roma. President Türk and Secretary General Jagland discussed also the situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina and in wider region of the Western Balkans.