Now online: Interview with Adrien Meisch

To coincide with the Luxembourg Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the CVCE has recently published a series of interviews with former Luxembourg ambassadors in which they speak about the milestones in their diplomatic careers and the development of Luxembourg diplomacy within the European Union. A new interview with Adrien Meisch is now available in the ‘Oral history of European integration’ collection.

Adrien Meisch was Director of the Political and Cultural Affairs Directorate at the Luxembourg Foreign Ministry from 1968 to 1971, Ambassador to Moscow for the USSR, Poland and Finland from 1971 to 1973, Ambassador to Washington for the United States, Canada and Mexico from 1974 to 1983, Ambassador to Bonn for the FRG from 1983 to 1995 and Ambassador to Moscow for the Russian Federation from 1995 to 1998.

The interview particularly focuses on the main stages in his diplomatic career and the development of Luxembourg diplomacy.