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Boris Pahor laid to rest in Trieste

Three Slovenian minister attended the burial ceremony

07 June, 18:49
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, JUN 7 - On Tuesday, hundreds of people gathered to St Ana's Cemetery, in Trieste, to pay their respects to the writer Boris Pahor, who died at 108 on May 30, the Slovenian news agency STA reported. Pahor was honoured by a number of Slovenian politicians and public leaders.

"We have lost a magnificent man, a great Slovenian, a great Trieste citizen, a European," said Matej Aron, Minister for Slovenians Abroad, who was present at the burial ceremony along with the Slovenian Culture Minister Asta Vreko and Interior Minister Tatjana Bobnar, STA said. (ANSA).

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