Key positions remain unfilled as diplomats leave Foreign Ministry, workers warn

07.01.2014                      06.Schwat.5774

Aussenministerium:

Key positions remain unfilled as diplomats leave Foreign Ministry, workers warn

The ministry workers have been engaged in a labor dispute since February, and are currently in a mediation process with the Treasury.

Some 18 diplomatic positions abroad, including deputy ambassador to Norway and to Kenya, remain vacant because of staffing issues inside the Foreign Ministry, the ministry’s workers committee said Monday….