UMD: Lambrinidis Unacceptable Choice As EU Human Rights Envoy

July 26, 2012 – Washington, D.C. and Thessaloniki (Solun) – The European Union (EU) appointed its first “Special Representative for Human Rights” yesterday, an office which would ostensibly fight on behalf of the victims of bigotry in the EU and would be independently operating from their national governments.  The choice of nationalistic former Foreign Minister of Greece, Stavros Lambrinidis, undermines…