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Ignacio Walker Prieto (born 7 January 1956) is a Chilean lawyer and politician who has served as Foreign Minister of Chile (2004–2006). He has been member a parliament twice, first as deputy (1994–2002) and since 2010 as senator.[1]

Ignacio Walker
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Minister of Foreign Affairs of Chile
In office
29 September 2004 – 11 March 2006
PresidentRicardo Lagos
Preceded bySoledad Alvear
Succeeded byAlejandro Foxley
Personal details
Born
Ignacio Walker Prieto

(1956-01-07) 7 January 1956 (age 63)
Santiago, Chile
Political partyChristian Democratic Party

He has eight siblings, including politicians Patricio Walker and Matías Walker [es]. He is a grandchild of Horacio Walker [es], his great-grandfather is Joaquín Walker Martínez [es].[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Currículum Senador Ignacio Walker Prieto" (in Spanish). Senate of chile. 13 November 2012. Retrieved 22 December 2015.
  2. ^ "Reseña Biográfica Parlamentaria Ignacio Walker Prieto" (in Spanish). Historia Política Legislativa del Congreso Nacional de Chile. Retrieved 22 December 2015.
Political offices
Preceded by
Soledad Alvear
Minister of Foreign Affairs
2004–2006
Succeeded by
Alejandro Foxley