STA, 16 June 2018 - Austria has deferred a major border patrol exercise planned at its border with Slovenia by a day until after Slovenian Statehood Day, observed on 25 June, in wake of protests from Slovenia, according to Austrian media.
STA, 14 June 2018 - Moderna Galerija, the national museum of modern art, will launch a retrospective of sculptor Drago Tršar's monumental works on Thursday. Monument - Drago Tršar, which was incepted in cooperation with several museums and galleries, features more than 50 works the artist has created since the 1950s.
STA, 15 June 2018 - Columbian cyclist Rigoberto Uran (Drapac Cannondale) won the third stage of the 25th Tour of Slovenia, which ended with a climb to Celje Castle after 175.5 kilometres. The Columbian crossed the finish line ahead of South African Daryl Impey in second and Slovenian Primož Roglič in third place to take the overall lead.
STA, 15 June 2018 - Cherry picking seems to be a popular activity for Slovenians these days and the number of people falling off cherry trees is already twice as high as in the whole of last year. The number of cherry trees in intensive orchards has almost tripled in the last fifteen years.
STA, 15 June 2018 - A year after the arbitration tribunal announced its decision on the course of the Slovenian-Croatian border, the two countries remain at loggerheads over the border. Croatia claims it had withdrawn from the arbitration process and wants a bilateral agreement, while Slovenia insists that the EU-sponsored arbitration decision must be honoured.
STA, 15 June - Mufti Nedžad Grabus, the head of the Slovenian Muslim community, criticised Slovenia for marginalising small religious communities as he addressed its main prayer for Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan, on Friday morning.
STA 14 June 2018 - Dutch cyclist Dylan Groenewegen (Lotto NL Jumbo) claimed Thursday's second stage of the 25th Tour of Slovenia, winning a bunch sprint after 152.7 kilometres from Maribor to Rogaška Slatina. The new overall leader of the five-stage race is the Australian Benjamin Hill (Ljubljana Gusto Xaurum).