The acting head of the OSCE Ivica Dacic officially appointed on the first day of the week Austrian politician, Ambassador Martin Sajdik as its new special representative for the settlement of the Ukraine And in the tripartite contact group, informs the OSCE.
"Ambassador Sajdik a very experienced diplomat with a broad knowledge base, extending from international law to multilateral diplomacy. And we are very happy to welcome him in our team " - are words in the message the acting head of OSCE, the foreign Minister And Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia Ivica Dacic.
Dacic also expressed gratitude to the Swiss policy Ambassador Heidi Tagliavini for " outstanding work And contribution to diplomatic efforts to resolve the fall in Ukraine And around it ".
handling Dacic recalled that Tagliavini was appointed special representative of the OSCE in Ukraine on 8 June 2014 Swiss chairmanship, and later its mandate was confirmed in January 2015 Serbian chairmanship. First she told about the desire to leave the post.
Martin Sajdik was born 1949, to the present time held the post of permanent representative of Austria to the UN in new York. In the last weeks were meeting with key members of the OSCE on his appointment. Sidik has the Russian language And in total 9 years working in the Russian capital, as well as among them on the post of Counsellor of the Embassy of Austria, said in his official biography on the Internet office of the foreign Ministry of Austria. He is also a long time held the post of Deputy head of the Austrian foreign Ministry on economic problems.