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.
Samantha Power, senior director of multilateral affairs with the U.S. National Security Council waves to family members as she speaks during a nomination announcement with President Barack Obama, and Susan Rice, then-U.S. ambassador...
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