Transcript of interview: Peter Unwin, 2005
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After his National Service (1954-56), Unwin joined the diplomatic service, and his postings included: Foreign Office (1956-58); British Legation, Budapest [Hungary] (1958-61); British Embassy, Tokyo [Japan] (1961-63); Foreign and Commonwealth Office (1963-67); British Information Services, New York [United States] (1967-70); FCO (1970-72); Bank of England (1973); British Embassy, Bonn [Germany] (1973-76); Head of Personnel Policy Department, FCO (1976-79); Fellow, Center for International Affairs, Harvard (1979-80); Minister (Economic), Bonn (1980-83); Ambassador to: Hungary (1983-86); Denmark (1986-88); a Deputy Secretary General of the Commonwealth (1989-93).
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