envoy extraordinary


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Synonyms for envoy extraordinary

a diplomat having less authority than an ambassador

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Is it possible that an American diplomat was sent to China, then known as the Qing Empire, as envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary and then upon completion of his tour returned to the United States as China's roving envoy to Washington and European capitals?
A (Fellow, Centre for International Affairs, Harvard University) 1996 Jun: Counsellor, Delegation of Japan to the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development in Paris 1998 Jul: Minister, Embassy of Japan in Russia 2001 Jan: Deputy Director - General, Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau 2003 Aug: Minister, Embassy of Japan in the Peoples Republic of China 2005 Aug: Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Embassy of Japan in the Peoples Republic of China 2006 Aug: Director - General, Southeast and Southwest Asian affairs Department 2008 Sept: Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan
It recommends Eduard Hempel as Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of the German Government.
Her Majesty's Minister Plenipotentiary and Envoy Extraordinary to the King of Portugal.
Indeed, as early as 1924, Timothy Smiddy was accredited as Ireland's first Minister Plenipotentiary and Envoy Extraordinary to the United States of America, a step which prompted other dominions to make diplomatic appointments of their own.