Slovenian president responds to criticism from Belgrade

It concerns Pahor's statement that Slovenia would work to ensure Kosovo is recognized by the five EU member-states "that have not yet done so."

In a press release cited by the agency STA, Pahor stressed that Kosovo is one of the main political issues on which Slovenia and Serbia hold "distinctly different views."

Slovenia: Serbian man arrested with 10 kilos of cocaine

Slovenian police have arrested a Serbian citizen and seized 10 kilos of cocaine he had in his possession during a routine traffic check in Levec, near Celje.

According to Ales Slapnik from the Celje police, "the 38-year-old Serbian and his partner, who was traveling with him in a car, have both been arrested," the STA agency reported.