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Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
May 11, 2015
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Chronological Listing by Country

(Click on Alphabet for beginning to Country Name)

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

 

DATE

NAME/MISSION

February 16, 1948 LEGATION OPENED
  Minister is also Ambassador to Great Britain . Entire staff of Legation is at Nepalese Embassy at London.
   
February 16, 1948 Commanding General Kaiser Shum Shere Jung Bahadur Rana, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
   
February 19, 1948 E.E. and M.P.
   
August 19, 1948 Subba Iswary Raj Misra, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
   
September 21, 1949 General Shanker Shum Shere Jung Bahadur Rana, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
September 27, 1949 E.E. and M.P.
   
February 24, 1953 LEGATION RAISED TO EMBASSY
   
February 17, 1953 Gen. Shanker Shum Shere Jung Bahadur Rana, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
February 24, 1953 Amb. E. and P.
Spelling of named changed December 1953 issue of Diplomatic List
   
September 29, 1958 Rishikesh Shah, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
October 27, 1958 Amb. E. and P.
   
July 13, 1961 Matrika Prasad Koirala, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 3, 1961 Amb. E. and P
   
October 23, 1964 Major General Padma Bahadur Khatri, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
December 3, 1964 Amb. E. and P.
   
April 4, 1969 Kul Shekhar Sharma, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
April 17, 1969 Amb. E. and P.
   
April 27, 1973 Yadu Nath Khanal, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 14, 1973 Amb. E. and P.
   
May 25, 1975 Mr. Bishweshwar Prasad Rimal, First Secretary,
  Charge d'Affaires ad interim
   
January 9, 1976 Major General Padma Bahadur Khatrif Appt. Amb. E. and P.
January 23, 1976 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 8, 1980 Dr. Bhekh Bahadur Thapa, Appt. Amb. E. & P.
August 29, 1980 Amb. E. and P.
   
February 3, 1986 Bishwa Pradhan, Appt
February 18, 1986 Amb E and P.
   
August 29, 1988 Dr. Hohn Man Sainju, Appt.
September 19, 1988 Amb. E. and P.
   
November 5, 1991 Yog Prasad Upadhyay, appt
November 25, 1991 Amb. E. and P.
   
March 7, 1995 Basudev Prasad Dhungana (copies of credentials)
March 20, 1995 Amb. E. and P. (WH credentials)
   
March 18, 1996 Bhekh Bahadur Thapa, Appnt.
April 30, 1996 Amb. E. and P.
   
September 9, 1998 Damodar Prasad Gautam, appt.
September 10, 1998 Amb. E. and P.
   
January 28, 2002 Jai Pratap Rana, Appt.
February 14, 2002 Amb. E. and P.
(Died March 2003)
   
August 20, 2004 Kedar Bhakta Shrestha, Appt.
September 15, 2004 Amb. E. and P.
   
November 21, 2007 Suresh Chalise, Appt.
January 22, 2008 Amb. E. & P.
   
November 18, 2009 Shankar Prasad Sharma, Appt.
February 24, 2010 Amb. E. & P.
   
May 11, 2015 Arjun Kumar Karki, Appt.
May 18, 2015 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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