Ukraine, Slovenia Will Cooperate to Combat Human Trafficking

The two countries agreed to work together to battle human trafficking


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Ukraine’s Ambassador to Slovenia Mykhailo Brodovych and Interior Minister of Slovenia Boštjan Poklukar discussed cooperation in the fight against human trafficking.

The press service of the Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of Slovenia reported this after the meeting of the ambassador with Slovenian officials, as reported by Ukrinform.

“The meeting was dedicated to strengthening interaction and establishing direct contacts between the agencies of both countries, authorized to perform functions in the field of combating human trafficking. The parties expressed their readiness to cooperate in this direction, and also discussed the issues of attracting Ukrainian representatives to international events in the field of combating trafficking in human beings to be held in Slovenia,” the press release says.

The ambassador also informed the Slovenian official on the state of the internal political situation in Ukraine, preparation for the next presidential election and asked for support in order to properly organize the voting process in Slovenia.

The Slovenian side outlined the main challenges related to the migration situation in Slovenia, spoke about the results achieved in this area and positively assessed the effect of a visa-free regime between Ukraine and the EU.

Source Ukrinform
date 20.03.2019
categories Ukraine and the EU
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