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Putin names new ambassador to Canada

Putin names new ambassador to Canada

Slovakia has a new envoy, former Yemeni ambassador become's country's prime minister.


Sweden’s new ambassador ready for a winter wonderland

Angola's envoy heads south, Trinidad changes, and PDAC and Cuso hunting for staff.


Egypt's new envoy on Fahmy and peace in the Middle East

Changes afoot at the Macedonian and Korean embassies, and Canada gets a new high commissioner in India.


Brunei's new envoy on a personal and professional mission

Turkey's new ambassador seeks help for Syrian refugees, and World Vision Canada's CEO says goodbye.


New Taiwan rep no stranger to Ottawa

Defence association appoints president who worked on government's procurement strategy; new Canadian postings and an Ottawa envoy shuffle.


Bosnia's envoy and a fixer-upper embassy

Foreign Affairs moves around some of its top diplomats and is looking for new recruits.


Switzerland's ambassador comes home

New Icelandic envoy settling in and looking north; Panama's ambassador says goodbye.


There's more to Belgium than chocolate and beer

Diplomatic Circles tracks changes in the Belgian, Philippine, Slovenian, Polish and Pakistan embassies this week, and then some.


Politics crowded out all else in Egyptian ambassador's posting

Embassy's first enhanced Diplomatic Circles column explains moves by Wael Aboulmagd and other 'modern nomads.'


Economic ties push political talk, says Serbian envoy

First-time ambassador brings across the ocean his wife, son—and a piano.


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