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MINISTER FOR

FOREIGN AFFAIRS

NEWS RELEASE

THE HON. ANDREW PEACOCK M.P.

M47 10 August 1976

HIGH COMMISSIONER TO MALTA

Australia’s new High Commissioner to Malta will be Mr John McMillan, a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs.

Announcing the appointment today, the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr Andrew Peacock, said that Mr McMillan, at present Australia's Ambassador in Turkey, would take up his new post in September.

Mr McMillan, 62, a graduate'of the University of Melbourne, joined the Department in 1937 and has served widely overseas. He was Ambassador to Israel in 1962, Ambassador to Brazil from 1965 to 1970 and High Commissioner to Ghana from 1970 until' becoming Ambassador to Turkey in 1973, with concurrent accreditation

to the Holy See from 1974= He will remain Ambassador to the Holy See on .taking up his new'appointment in Malta.

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