Obama intends to nominate Ambassador Richard Olsen to be the next
U.S. ambassador to Pakistan, three sources with direct knowledge of the pending
appointment told The Cable.
senior member of the foreign service, has been serving as the coordinating
director for development and economic affairs at U.S. Embassy in Kabul,
Afghanistan, since June 2011.
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