Miroslav Lajcak

Lajcak urges Bosnian Serb politicians to fully support EU path

Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak said in Banja Luka on Tuesday that representatives of the government and the opposition in the Bosnian Serb entity should fully participate in reforms necessary for Bosnia and Herzegovina to progress towards European Union membership, which they pledged to do.

Lajcak: Bosnia and Herzegovina has prospect of EU membership

The EU enlargement process continues to have staunch advocates among the member-countries and it will continue despite existing problems, and Bosnia and Herzegovina is among countries that have a prospect of EU membership, Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak, whose country currently chairs the EU, said in Sarajevo on Monday.

Turkey and EU seek to reset relations after coup, visa row

The European Union's top diplomats met Saturday with Turkish Europe Minister Omer Celik in an effort to reset the strained relationship between the two sides, following weeks of tit-for-tat in the aftermath of Turkey's thwarted July 15 coup.

EU ministers to discuss Turkey, Minsk agreement, fight against terrorism

EU-Turkey relations, implementation of the Minsk agreement and the fight against radicalisation and terrorism will be the main topics of a two-day informal meeting of EU foreign ministers to start in Bratislava on Friday afternoon, Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said upon arriving at the meeting on Friday.

Slovakia's foreign minister: EU should show Turkey more respect

Slovakia's foreign minister, Miroslav Lajcak, urges politicians in the European Union to show more respect when discussing Turkey after returning from a short trip to Ankara.

Lajcak: If Schengen disappears, Western Balkans to suffer most

The migration crisis rocking Europe has seriously brought into question the Schengen Agreement and if it fails, Western Balkan countries will feel it the most, Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak said in an interview with Bosnia and Herzegovina's Nezavisne Novine daily.