Jon Luskin’s train left Vienna for Ljubljana at approximately 9 a.m. local time on 22nd June 2018. He arrived in Ljubljana, Slovenia later that day, 22nd June 2018, and arranged accommodation for the evening. Over the course of the evening of 22nd June 2018, Jon communicated with a friend via WhatsApp updating them as to his arrival in Slovenia and of his intention to undertake a hike over the weekend of 23/24 June 2018 in the Triglav National Park, Slovenia, commencing the following day, 23rd June 2018.
STA, 1 August -2018 Prospective prime minister-designate Marjan Šarec has said a minority government is an option after the Left decided to stay out of a centre-left coalition, but there are also indications that he may seek broader support despite now being rejected both by the Left and New Slovenia (NSi).
STA, 1 August 2018 - Several events will be held in Slovenia to mark Roma Genocide Remembrance Day, observed on 2 August to remember the Nazi eradication of the Zigeunerlager at the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp and the extermination of nearly 3,000 Roma internees.
STA, 31 July 2018 - The Left has decided not to join a fledgling five-member coalition led by Marjan Šarec, but it is willing to endorse a minority government in exchange for the realisation of selected projects it deems are a priority.
About 1,000 immigrants each month are intercepted crossing the Croatian-Slovenian border by the Slovenian police.
STA, 31 July 2018 - Some 72% of Slovenian households could afford a week-long vacation last year, up three percentage points over the year before and the highest since the data series began in 2005, the Statistics Office said.