NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg appointed ambassador Stefano Pontecorvo as NATO’s next Senior Civilian Representative (SCR) in Afghanistan.

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg appointed ambassador Stefano Pontecorvo as NATO’s next Senior Civilian Representative (SCR) in Afghanistan.

“I am glad to announce that I have appointed ambassador Stefano Pontecorvo as NATO’s next Senior Civilian Representative in Afghanistan. Ambassador Pontecorvo will take up his post on 1 June,” NATO SG said in a statement.
He also thanked the outgoing ambassador Kay for his outstanding service and his contribution for the cause of peace and security in Afghanistan.

Mr Pontecorvo, who has worked as former Italian ambassador to Pakistan, will replace Sir Nickolas Kay.


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