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August 14, 2014




April 26, 1972 Agrement requested for M. Enayet Karim
May 5, 1972 Agrement approved
May 18, 1972 EMBASSY OPENED at 1223 Conn. Ave. NW - 4th Floor
May 18, 1972 Muhammad Enayet Karim, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
July 1972 Charge recalled for appointment as Foreign Secy.
August 1, 1972 S. A. Karim, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
February 9, 1973 M. Hossain Ali, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
March 2, 1973 Amb. E. and P.
Sept. 9, 1975 Mustafizur Rahman Siddiqi, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
November 21, 1975 Amb. E. and P.
July 31, 1978 Humayun Kabir, Minister, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
September 18, 1978 Tabarak Husain, Appt, Amb. E. and P.
October 2, 1978 Amb. E. and P
May 20, 1982 Abdul Quayyum, Minister, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
June 29, 1982 Humayan Rasheed Choudhury, Apptd. Amb. E. and P.
July 29, 1982 Amb. E. and P.
Nov. 8, 1984 A. Z. M. Obaidullah Khan, Appt
Dec. 10, 1984 Amb. E. and P.
Jan. 5, 1988 A. H.S. Ataul Karim, Appt
March 22, 1988 Amb. E. and P.
Oct. 17, 1991 Abul Ahsan, Appt. Amb. E&P
Nov. 25, 1988 Amb. E and P.
Jan. 14, 1994 Humayun Kabir, Appt,
Feb. 14, 1994 Amb E and P
November 27, 1996 K.M. Shehabuddin
February 11, 1997 Ambassador E&P
April 12, 2001 H.E. Ahmad Tariq Karim
June 20, 2001 Amb. E&P
Jan 28, 2002 Syed Hasan Ahmad, Appt
Feb. 14, 2002 Amb. E&P
April 21, 2005 Shamsher M. Chowdhury, Appt.
May 26, 2005 Amb. E&P
July 20, 2007 M. Humayun Kabir, Appt.
July 25, 2007 Amb. E. and P.
September 1, 2009 Akramul Qader, Appt.
November 4, 2009 Amb. E. and P.
August 14, 2014 Mohammad Ziauddin, Appt.
September 18, 2014 Amb. 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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