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Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
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November 4, 2009




April 26, 1972Agrement requested for M. Enayet Karim
May 5, 1972Agrement approved
May 18, 1972EMBASSY OPENED at 1223 Conn. Ave. NW - 4th Floor
May 18, 1972Muhammad Enayet Karim, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
July 1972Charge recalled for appointment as Foreign Secy.
August 1, 1972S. A. Karim, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
February 9, 1973M. Hossain Ali, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
March 2, 1973Amb. E. and P.
Sept. 9, 1975Mustafizur Rahman Siddiqi, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
November 21, 1975Amb. E. and P.
July 31, 1978Humayun Kabir, Minister, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
September 18, 1978Tabarak Husain, Appt, Amb. E. and P.
October 2, 1978Amb. E. and P
May 20, 1982Abdul Quayyum, Minister, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
June 29, 1982Humayan Rasheed Choudhury, Apptd. Amb. E. and P.
July 29, 1982Amb. E. and P.
Nov. 8, 1984A. Z. M. Obaidullah Khan, Appt
Dec. 10, 1984Amb. E. and P.
Jan. 5, 1988A. H.S. Ataul Karim, Appt
March 22, 1988Amb. E. and P.
Oct. 17, 1991Abul Ahsan, Appt. Amb. E&P
Nov. 25, 1988Amb. E and P.
Jan. 14, 1994Humayun Kabir, Appt,
Feb. 14, 1994Amb E and P
November 27, 1996K.M. Shehabuddin
February 11, 1997Ambassador E&P
April 12, 2001H.E. Ahmad Tariq Karim
June 20, 2001Amb. E&P
Jan 28, 2002Syed Hasan Ahmad, Appt
Feb. 14, 2002Amb. E&P
April 21, 2005Shamsher M. Chowdhury, Appt.
May 26, 2005Amb. E&P
July 20, 2007M. Humayun Kabir, Appt.
July 25, 2007Amb. E. and P.
September 1, 2009Akramul Qader, Appt.
November 4, 2009Amb. E. and P.


Special Terms*
[Amb.] E.E. and M.P.= Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary
[Charge d'Affaires] a.i.= ad interim
Amb. E. & P. = Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

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