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Ambassador

The highest ranking foreign diplomat representing a country to another government. For example, the highest ranking British representative in the United States is the ambassador from the United Kingdom. An ambassador speaks for the government he/she represents.
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Mr Short was appointed Consul General to Istanbul in 2001 in the latest of a series of high-profile posts in the diplomatic service.
The book closes with a summary discussion of the similarities between female ambassadors and the advantages and disadvantages of being a woman in the diplomatic service.
Sir Simon is Permanent Under Secretary of the Foreign & Commonwealth Office and Head of Her Majesty s Diplomatic Service.
Some red lines cannot be crossed," Lieberman said, mentioning handicap elderly whose foreign caregivers are abroad and parents who have adopted babies overseas among those damaged by the shutdown of diplomatic services.
Avdeev said on 10 February, Russian diplomats mark their professional day - Diplomats Day, which was established by a Presidential Decree in 2002 to commemorate the founding of the Russian Diplomatic Service in 1549.
Nikola Poposki addressed the representatives of the diplomatic corps at the Macedonian National Theater on 13 December, focusing on the commitments and accomplishments of the Macedonian diplomatic service.
Simon Fraser, the Permanent Under-Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service, said they had "unreservedly" apologised to the woman and acted to ensure there was no repeat of her treatment.
The comedy depicts the fraught world of the diplomatic service set in the fictional Central Asian Republic of Tazbekistan.
Nikolay Mladenov served as Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs in the 2009-13 cabinet of former Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov, initially serving for some months as Minister of Defense, before taking over Bulgaria's diplomatic service.
Peter Beckingham has been appointed governor of in succession to Ric Todd, who will be transferring to another diplomatic service appointment, reports Caribbean News Now (May 30, 2013).
Abdul-Mohsen Al-Marek expressed his appreciation to the wise leadership and all officials in the Kingdom of Bahrain on the fruitful cooperation he received during his diplomatic service in the Kingdom.
For students and scholars of European politics, foreign policy, international organizations, international relations, and diplomacy, Carta (international relations, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK) analyzes the processes of institution and identity building of the European Union Diplomatic Service and presents an analytical framework for the study of diplomacy at various levels: the international level, the actors, their internal organization, and the diplomats themselves.