The department is reeling from daily revelations in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, according to former senior officials.
One envoy called it a "Category 1 insurrection."
Diplomats traditionally maintain political neutrality and steer clear of interfering in other nations' internal affairs.
America has a new top diplomat who is backtracking on his hawkish positions.
Ethics and long-term planning has started to fall by the wayside and increasingly personal benefit becomes the primary purpose
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If you can't do away with the spoils system, the only alternative left is to better prepare the political appointees. Making Dennis Jett's American Ambassadors required reading for every person up for consideration would be a hell of a start.
It's hard to know what to say in the face of such senseless barbarism as the world witnessed this week, when ISIS released their video showing the murder of Jordanian pilot Muath al-Kasasbeh.
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The arrest and alleged strip search of an Indian diplomat in New York City escalated into a major diplomatic furor Tuesday as India's national security adviser called the woman's treatment "despicable and barbaric."