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22.02.2019  

Joint visit of the President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia Dejan Židan and the President of the National Assemly of Hungary László Kövér to Prekmurje and Porabje

Prekmurje / Porabje - On Thursday, 21 February 2019 the President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia Dejan Židan together with the President of the National Assembly of Hungary Dr László Kövér visited Prekmurje and Porabje. This is the first such meeting of two presidents of parliaments in the history of Slovenia and Hungary.

In the morning, together with representatives of the Hungarian minority, the presidents met in Lendava / Lendva. They continued their visit across the border at the headquarters of the Državna slovenska samouprava in Gornji Senik / Felsőszolnok, where they met with representatives of the Slovenian minority in Hungary. They also visited the Jožef Koršič Bilingual Primary School in Gornji Senik / Felsőszolnok, had a working meeting in Monošter / Szenttgotthárd and payed a visit to the Church of St. Štefan Harding in Števanovci / Apátistvánfalva.