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Array Karel SCHWARZENBERG Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Prague

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1957 Passed school-leaving exam in Vienna, studied Forestry and Land Economy at the University of Vienna, Munich and Graz since 1965 Management, Schwarzenberg estate 1984-1991 President, International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights 1990 Member, Collegium of Counsellors of President Václav Havel 1990-1992 Chancellor of President Vaclav Havel 2004-2010 Senator, Parliament of the Czech Republic 2004-2006 Member, EU Affairs Committee of the Senat 2005-2007 Member, Permanent Delegation of the Parliament to the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly 2005-2007 Chairman, Foreign Affairs, Defence and Security Committee of the Senate 2006-2007 Member, Permanent Delegation of the Parliament to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly 2007-2009 Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic 2009-2013 Member of Parliament, Czech Republic (Chamber of Deputies) since 2009 Chairman, political party TOP 09 2010-2013 First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic since 2013 Member of Parliament, Czech Republic (Chamber of Deputies) since 2013 Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Parliament of the Czech Republic

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