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30 August 2017

New Permanent Representative of Slovakia presents credentials

(Based on information provided by the Protocol and Liaison Service)

VIENNA, 30 August (UN Information Service) - The new Permanent Representative of Slovakia to the United Nations (Vienna), Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Peter Mišík, presented his credentials today to the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Vienna (UNOV), Yury Fedotov.

During his career Mr. Mišík has served in various capacities, among them:

Political Director, Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs (2015); Director of the Foreign Relations Department, Office of the President (2014-2015); Ambassador to the Political and Security Committee of the European Union (EU), Permanent Mission of Slovakia to the EU (2010-2014); Director of the Common Foreign and Security Policy Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2007-2010); Consul General, Consulate General in Munich (2003-2007); Deputy to the Ambassador, Embassy in Berlin, Germany (2002); Director of NATO and Western European Union Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (1999-2002).

He attended the Theatre Faculty at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava, Slovakia and studied International Relationships at the Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia.

Mr. Mišík is married and has two children.

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