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Slovenian foreign policy


The foreign policy of the Republic of Slovenia is founded on the values of Slovenia's independence and statehood, the Constitution of the Republic of Slovenia, the values of the European Union and the principles of the Charter of the United Nations.


Slovenia’s foreign policy must guarantee two fundamental values: the security and the welfare of the state and its citizens.



International law


International law is a set of generally accepted and binding rules and principles that define rights and obligations in relations between subjects of international law. They originate from customary international law and treaties. Some rules are jus cogens and thus may not be altered by states, while others are jus dispositivum and may be altered by the mutual agreement of states...