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Diplomatic Representation for Federal Democratic Republic Of Ethiopia (Formerly Abyssinia, Italian East Africa)


Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
February 23, 2011
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(Formerly ABYSSINIA, ITALIAN EAST AFRICA)

DATE

NAME/MISSION

   
November 9, 1943 LEGATION OPENED
   
November 9, 1943 Blatta Ephrem Tewelde Medhen, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
December 20, 1943 E.E. and M.P. (Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary)
   
May 6, 1946 Ras H.S. Imru, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
May 15, 1946 E.E. and M.P.
   
September 27, 1949 LEGATION RAISED TO EMBASSY
   
September 21, 1949 Ras H.S. Imru, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
September 27, 1949 Amb. E. and P.
   
September 11, 1953 Yilma Deressa, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
September 26, 1953 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 25, 1958 Zaude Gabre Heywot, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
September 30, 1958 Amb. E. and P.
   
May 11, 1960 Mikael Imru, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 8, 1960 Amb. E. and P.
   
April 28, 1961 Berhanu Dinke, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
May 23, 1961 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 25, 1965 Tashoma Haile-Mariam, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 25, 1965 Amb. E. and P.
   
October 18, 1969 Dr. MINASSIE Haile, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
October 31, 1969 Amb. E. and P.
(Correction to Minase after credentials ceremony)
   
June 26, 1971 Ghebeyehou Mekbib, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
April 26, 1972 KIFLE Wodajo, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
May 15, 1972 Amb. E. and P.
(Terminated 2/10/75)
   
November 4, 1977 AYALEW Mandefro, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
November 22, 1977 Amb. E. and P.
   
May 4, 1984 Tamene Eshete, Second Secretary, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
March 16, 1992 BERHANE Gebre-Christos, Appt.
April 2, 1992 Amb. E. and P.
   
March 26, 2002 Kassahun Ayele, Appt.
June 19, 2002 Amb. E. and P.
   
May 11, 2006 Dr. Samuel Assefa, Appt.
May 15, 2006 Amb. E. and P.
   
January 6, 2011 Girma Birru Geda, Appt.
February 23, 2011 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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