Slovenian prime minister voted out

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa has been ousted from power in a no-confidence vote spurred by a bad economy and allegations of corruption, officials say.

Slovenia, Gazprom team up for South Stream

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, June 1 (UPI) -- Russia's Gazprom announced it signed an agreement with Slovenia to create a joint venture for the South Stream natural gas pipeline.
Slovenian national election under way

Slovenian national election under way

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Voting began Sunday in a tightly fought political battle in Slovenia, where popularity for Prime Minister Borut Pahor has diminished, polls suggested.
Slovenia to get new PM, early returns show

Slovenia to get new PM, early returns show

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Early returns indicate Slovenia's opposition parties have defeated conservative Prime Minister Janez Jansa in parliamentary elections.

Poland announces $25B defense spending spree

BRUSSELS, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Poland announces a $25 billion defense spending spree; Slovenian PM claims innocence in Patria bribery scandal; the British government seeks to sell QinetiQ holdings.

Bush, ministers reach agreement on Iran

KRANJ, Slovenia, June 10 (UPI) -- The United States and the European Union reached a strategy to induce Iran to back off its nuclear plans during the EU summit, U.S. President George Bush said.

Bush, EU leaders discuss global goals

KRANJ, Slovenia, June 10 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush, in Slovenia Tuesday, reaffirmed his support for a strong Europe capable of partnering with the United States to advance freedom.
Slovenia signs an agreement with the ESA

Slovenia signs an agreement with the ESA

PARIS, June 9 (UPI) -- The European Space Agency says it has signed an agreement with Slovenia, confirming closer cooperation between it and that nation's government.

Pro-EU leftist elected Slovenian president

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Danilo Tuerk, pro-European Union university professor, won 68 percent of votes in a runoff election contested to decide who is to be Slovenia's next president.

Slovenia introduces the euro

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, Jan. 1 (UPI) -- Slovenia Monday became the first post-communist country to enter the euro zone when it replaced its tolar currency with the euro.

Supermodel condemns gypsy discrimination

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Supermodel Naomi Campbell condemned what she described as discrimination against gypsies in Slovenia, Belgrade's B92 radio reported Tuesday.

Slovenia PM defends Gypsies relocation

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Slovenia's prime minister said he plans to build a new settlement for a relocated Gypsy family once flaring tempers cool.