Vienna, 26 July 2011 Press release

Foreign Ministry: Council of Ministers decides on appointment to leading positions abroad

Vienna, 26 July 2011 - At the request of Vice Chancellor and Foreign Minister Michael Spindelegger, today's session of the Council of Ministers decided on new appointments for leading positions for a number of Austrian representations.

The Foreign Ministry proposed the nomination of the following individuals:

Dr. Christine STIX-HACKL, Permanent Mission of Austria at the United Nations (Vienna), IAEO, UNIDO, and CTBTO 

Dr. Franz Josef KUGLITSCH, Austrian Embassy in Tel Aviv

Mrs. Sigrid BERKA, Austrian Consulate General in Milan

The above persons will be entrusted with the above mentioned leading positions after the required agréments have been accorded by their respective host countries and the letter of appointment has been issued by the Austrian Federal President.

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