desk officer

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a military officer who is not assigned to active duty

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Titus Jogo, another refugee desk officer in the office of the prime minister in Adjumani district, said his office documented at least 20 South Sudanese refugees who left the camps to return home.
This desk officer can lengthen the process by scrutinizing the data presented.
Gurdip Sangha, Desk Officer Libya for the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR): "The report also recommends that urgent action is taken to stop the proliferation of armed groups through disarmament, demobilization, and re-integration, in association with a vetting program to remove and prevent the recruitment of individuals responsible for human rights violations or abuses.
Holmstrom was the deputy director of the State Department's Office of Israel and Palestinian Affairs from 2008 to 2010 in Washington, in addition to being a desk officer and a special assistant to the deputy secretary of state.
Head of the organization's representation in Tajikistan Umed Aslanov and Desk Officer for Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia Julia Weber visited the Sughd Free Economic Zone in the framework of the event.
He served as desk officer at the United Nations and subsequently as desk officer for Afghanistan.
The delegation is led by Middle East and North Africa section chief Frej Fennich, Universal Periodic Review (UPR) team chief in the Field Operations Division of the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) Chrisophe Peschoux, Bahrain desk officer Giorgia Brignone, human rights officer Mohammed Abuharthieh and OHCHR Middle East Regional Office Lana Baydas.
Salah bin Ali Abdulrahman today received technical assessment mission of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in their second visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain, led by Frej Fennich, Middle East and North Affrica Section Chief, Chrisophe Peschoux, FOTCD UPR Team Chief, Giorgia Brignone, Desk Officer for Bahrain, Mohammed Abuharthieh, Human Rights Officer and Lana Baydas, Middle East Regional Office.
ONe file contains information on one of the strangest jobs in Whitehall - the MoD UFO Desk Officer post.
Bad news for geeks - there is no longer a UFO desk officer at the MoD.
The 25 files, which contain almost 7000 pages, include a job description for a UFO Desk Officer post at the Ministry of Defence, which has been dubbed something of a real-life "Man in Black".
The files were kept by the Ministry of Defence's former UFO Desk Officer.
While posted in Washington, Waller worked as deputy director of the Office of European Regional Security and Political-Military Affairs, as a special assistant to the deputy secretary of State and the Under Secretary for Political Affairs as well as a desk officer post for Iran.
From 1986 to 1988, Ries served in Malta and as the Vatican Desk Officer.
A desk officer in the Millbury state police barracks said accidents involving tractor-trailer trucks were reported in the north and southbound lanes of Route 146 near the Worcester line before the 16-vehicle crash.