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White House Reportedly To Send Pick For Australia Ambassador To South Korea Instead
"We understand this sort of thing happens," Australia's foreign minister said.
New York Jets Owner Woody Johnson Tapped As U.K. Ambassador
Johnson first contributed hundreds of thousands of dollars to Jeb Bush, then backed Trump.
U.S. Envoys Appointed By Obama Asked To Quit By Inauguration Day
The order reportedly threatens to leave the U.S. without Senate-confirmed envoys for months.
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Gay Ambassadors Urge LGBTQ Foreign Service Workers To Stick Around For Donald Trump
"I think if we’re not visible, then we’re giving up."
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Ex-U.S. Ambassador To Moscow Says He Is Banned From Entering Russia
Russian news agencies were told McFaul had been added to a sanctions list.
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If The U.S. Wants To Extradite El Chapo So Badly, Sending An Ambassador Might Help
The top U.S. diplomatic spot in Mexico has sat vacant for over eight months.
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Former Soap Opera Producer Speaks For U.S. In Hungary's Migrant Crisis
Before being named ambassador, she was a big fundraiser for President Obama.
A New Danger to U.S. Interests in Europe: Political Appointees
Transatlantic Relations Program at the Atlantic Council.
Hungary used to embody the promise of the West. Now, the United States and its European allies need to ensure Hungary doesn't embody a failure of the West.
In Bangkok: Fitting Right In
Washington Post contributor, children's book author
Bangkok, listen. Bangkok, no. I say, no. I do not want a suit that's specially made. I rarely tie a tie. My wife may gawk at fitted Chinese dresses, she may touch their magically thick twill. She will not buy.
Ban the Bundlers!
Senior Public Policy Executive
An ambassador is neither a social secretary nor a socialite. It is, quite frankly, embarrassing that so many of our key diplomatic positions are now considered commodities for sale to the highest bidder or bundler.
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Rep. Nydia Velázquez
Rep. Pedro R. Pierluisi
Rep. Jose Serrano
The American people deserve effective representation with our neighbors. Making Latin America more stable will mean great benefit for our nation.
Dawn Johnsen Nomination Sent Back To White House For 'Reconsideration'
If passing health-care reform was the Senate's Christmas present to President Obama, then the confirmation of more than 30
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US Ambassadors Getting Slotted By Obama Team
As the recent Gen. Anthony Zinni case demonstrates, behind the scenes and mostly under the radar, the Obama administration
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