Sweden / New ambassador to Tunisia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 26, 2011/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Government today appointed new ambassador to the Stockholm-based Ambassador in Tunis. The ambassador will take up its new post in September.
The ambassador appointed by the Government today is Jan Thesleff
Jan Thesleff has been appointed Ambassador to Tunisia, based in Stockholm. Sweden does not have an embassy in Tunis. Mr Thesleff has been Ambassador to Portugal since 2006. He has previously served at the embassies in Damascus, Tokyo and Cairo, and at the Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU. He was also seconded to the office of the EU Special Representative for the Middle East Peace Process.
Sweden – Ministry of Foreign Affairs