Francisco Javier Solana de Madariaga, KOGF was the ninth Secretary General of NATO from 1995 to 1999 and High Representative for Common Foreign and Security Policy of the European Union from October 1999 till December 2009 when he was replaced by Baroness Ashton, and the Secretary-General of both the Council of the European Union and the Western European Union from . Solana started out as a physicist who became a political minister in Spain for 13 years under Felipe González. Wikipedia*
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Javier Solana has 49 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 Statement. The year with the most videos was 1999 with 24 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 5,319 views per program. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (11), Colin L. Powell (9), Jamie Shea (7). Most common tags: NATO, Yugoslavia, European Union.