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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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In terms of competences, while it agrees to incorporate external relations units into the diplomatic service, Parliament does not wish to deprive the Commission's directorates-general of all their powers in this area.
Scores of military and diplomatic service promotions are also pending.
He said the leaking of the diplomatic telegrams had caused unease across the UK's diplomatic service, and he addressed all foreign office staff yesterday afternoon.
Earlier, in his welcome address, Ali Alizade briefed the guests about the 100th anniversary of Azerbaijan diplomatic service, saying some 101 years ago, for the first time, on May 28, 1918 a democratic republic was established in the Muslim East in Azerbaijan.
140 years of our diplomatic service is working to uphold national priorities and protect the interests of the Bulgarian state, "Minister Zaharieva said at the ceremony at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
William Peduto, Mayor of Pittsburgh, the most historical and famous city in the US state of Pennsylvania, made an official statement in connection with the 101st anniversary of the establishment of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic (ADR) and the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the diplomatic service agencies of Azerbaijan,Trendreports referring to the Embassy of Azerbaijan in the US.
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He first joined as an administrative and diplomatic service officer on Jan 13, 1986.
Former deputy ambassador of the Slovak Embassy in Budapest, Rastislav Mojto, did not have his contract prolonged due to an open conflict with the ministry leadership."I have been in an open conflict with Minister [Miroslav] Lajak for almost a year," Rastislav Mojto told the Sme daily after he withdrew from his post of deputy ambassador at Slovakia's Embassy in Budapest as of the end of 2017.Mojto, who has subsequently decided to leave the diplomatic service following his withdrawal from Budapest, believes he was removed from the post due to his critical statements of the ministry and its policies.
"Because the members of the diplomatic service serve abroad during two-thirds of their career, the incentives and remuneration should be commensurate with their responsibilities and social status, so that they may worthily represent the Republic of Cyprus," Kasoulides stated.
Alam was much more than a representative of the country's diplomatic service. After having been a well-known student activist and a practising Karachi-based lawyer, he participated actively in promoting a democratic and liberal polity in the country.
Dogan Gurpinar's most recent contribution to Late Ottoman History places the formation of modern Turkish nationalism not in any externally imposed ideology diametrically opposed to all that the Ottoman identity stood for, but rather he finds it emanating from the reformist trends within the Ottoman diplomatic service. Gurpinar situates his study within the new paradigm generated by the work of a generation of historians, "beginning with the avant-guarde study by Rifa'at Abou-El-Haj...