EU mission to Georgia: narrow mandate, broad tasks

Head of the European Union Monitoring Mission in Georgia, Hansjorg Haber

1953 - Born in Munich
1973 - Military service
1974 - Graduates, University of Munich
1978 - Receives masters in economics
1978 - Science lecturer, University of Munich
1984 - Postings at German embassies in Paris, Moscow and Manila
1989 - Desk officer, UN division, Federal Foreign Office, Bonn
1992 - Political counsellor, German Embassy, Ankara
1996 - Deputy Head of UN division, Federal Foreign Office, Bonn
1999 - Head of press and information office, German Embassy, Moscow
2002 - Head of UN division, Federal Foreign Office, Berlin
2007 - German ambassador in Beirut
2008 - Head, European Union monitoring mission in Georgia

Recently, there were leaks in the Western press that the EU is preparing a secret document proving that Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili had planned a war of aggression in South Ossetia. The guest in our studio today to talk about Georgia is the head of the European Union Monitoring Mission in Georgia, Hansjorg Haber.