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Austria Appoints 15 New Ambassadors to Austrian Embassies Worldwide

Published: January 24, 2019; 21:07 · (Vindobona)

Some top positions in the Austrian diplomatic service were awarded this week. The Council of Ministers of the Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has decided to place new Austrian diplomats at head of following Austrian Embassies worldwide.

Embassy of Austria in Washington, D.C., USA / Picture: © Wikimedia Commons / Ajimoody [CC BY-SA 3.0]

The appointments were obviously preceded by a difficult decision between the BMEIA Federal Ministry for Europe Integration and Foreign Affairs and the Federal Ministry for EU Arts Culture and Media under Gernot Blümel.

This involved several particularly interesting representations of Austria abroad, including the appointment of a new ambassador to the USA and to the United…

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