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Diplomatic Representation for Republic of Madagascar

Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
September 18, 2007




December 5, 1960Embassy Opened
October 28, 1960Louis Rakotamalala, Appt.
December 5, 1960Amb. E. and P.
DIED 7/1/68
January 15, 1970Jules Alphonse Razafimbahiny, Appt.
February 3, 1970Amb. E. and P.
August 16, 1971Apolinaire Andriatsiafajato - Agrement approved but name subsequently withdrawn
September 20, 1972Henri Raharijaona, Appt.
October 2, 1972Amb. E. and P.
February 1, 1980Henri Jux Ratsimbazafy, Minister, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
June 3, 1982Benjamin Razafintseheno, Appt.
July 29, 1983Amb. E. and P.
March 27, 1983Mr. Jean Rene Rsiangalara, Minister Counselor Charge d'Affaires ad interim
November 15, 1983Leon Maxime Rajaobelina, Apptd.
November 21, 1983Amb. E. and P.
December 4, 1989Pierrot Jocelyn Rajaonarivelo, Appt
December 20, 1989Amb. E. and P.
January 19, 1999Zina Andrianarivelo-Razafy, Appt.
January 21, 1999Amb. E. and P.
January 30, 2003Narisoa Rajaonarivony, Appt.
February 26, 2003Amb. E. and P.
September 17, 2007Jocelyn Bertin Radifera, Appt.
September 18, 2007Amb. 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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