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Diplomatic Representation for Republic of Maldives

Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
January 11, 2013




November 9, 1965 Agrement granted Ahamed Hilmy Didi
(Nominee never arrived in Washington)
January 15, 1968 Abdul Sattar, Appt.
January 19, 1968 Amb. E. and P.
July 3, 1970 EMBASSY CLOSED because of shortage of qualified personnel
February 14, 2003 EMBASSY OPENED
(Operating from UN Mission in New York)
February 14, 2003 Mohamed Lathreef, Appt.
February 26, 2003 Amb. E. and P.
April 2, 2008 Mohamed Maniku, Appt.
April 9, 2008 Amb. E. and P.
February 22, 2010 Abdul Ghafoor Mohamed, Appt.
February 24, 2010 Amb. E. and P.
January 11, 2013 Ahmed Sareer, Appt.
January 14, 2013 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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