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Diplomatic Representation for Egypt, Arab Republic of

Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
September 19, 2012

(Formerly United Arab Republic – UAR)




January 22, 1924 LEGATION OPENED
January 22, 1924 S. Yousry Pasha, E.E. and M.P.
April 17, 1925 Ismail Kamel Bey, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
July 16, 1925 Mahmoud Samy Pasha, E.E. and M.P.
November 30, 1929 Ahmed Mamdouh Moursi, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
March 19, 1930 Aly Ismail Bey, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
August 14, 1931 Sesostris Sidarouss Pasha, E.E. and M.P.
February 8, 1933 Nicolas Khalil Bey, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
October 2, 1934 Ibrahim Ratib Bey, E.E. and M.P.
February 1, 1935 Nicolas Khalil Bey, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
October 29, 1935 Mohamed Youssef Bey, E.E. and M.P.
February 7, 1938 Hussein Mahmoud Rady, Charge d'Affaires a.i
September 30, 1938 Mahmoud Hassan Bey, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
October 11, 1938 E.E. and M.P.
October 10, 1946 Mahmoud Hassan, Amb. E. and P.
February 9, 1948 Anis Azer, Charge d'Affaires a.i
September 10, 1948 Mohamed Kamel Abdul Rahim, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
September 14, 1948 Amb. E. and P.
April 19, 1953 Abdel Shafi El Labban, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
April 29, 1953 Dr. Ahmed Hussein, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
May 4, 1953 Amb. E. and P.
July 30, 1958 Dr. Mostafa Kamel, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 11, 1958 Amb. E. and P. of  UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC
April 8, 1967 AGREMENT GRANTED Ahmed Hassan El-Fikki
  Relations severed before Amb.-Des. arrived in DC
June 6, 1967 RELATIONS SEVERED - Egyptian Interests Section in Embassy of India
March 28, 1974 Ashraf 'Abd al-Latif Ghorbal, Appt. Amb. E. & P.
April 19, 1974 Amb. E. and P.
November 30, 1984 El Sayed Abdel Raouf El Reedy, Appt
December 10, 1984 Amb E and P
July 9, 1992 Ahmed Maher El Sayed, Appt
September 8, 1992 Amb E&P
October 15, 1999 Mohamed Nabil Ismail Fahmy, Appt.
November 29, 1999 Amb. E. and P.
September 24, 2008 Sameh Hassan Shoukry, Appt.
December 3, 2008 Amb. E and P
September 7, 2012 Mohamed Mostafa Mohamed Tawfik, Appt.
September 19, 2012 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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