‘The EU is not biased against Israel in any way, shape or form’

Danish Ambassador Jesper Vahr refutes common perceptions.

Danish ambassador Jesper Vahr
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After more than two decades of public service in a variety of important positions, Ambassador Jesper Vahr assumed the post of Denmark’s representative to Israel in August. A seasoned diplomat, Vahr has previously filled roles in places as far afield as Syria, Turkey and Azerbaijan, in addition to serving as director of security policy for the Danish Foreign Ministry.

Prior to his arrival in the Jewish state, he served as chef de cabinet to NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen with the rank of assistant secretary-general.

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