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Diplomatic Representation for Senegal

Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
November 14, 2014

(Formerly SENEGAMBIA (along with The Gambia), MALI FEDERATION)



December 9, 1960 EMBASSY OPENED
November 16, 1960 Ousmane Soce Diop, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
December 9, 1960 Amb. E. and P.
May 23, 1968 Cheikh Ibrshima Fall, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 5, 1968 Amb. E. and P.
October 7, 1971 Andre Jean Coulbary, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
October 21, 1971 Amb. E. and P.
April 23, 1982 Henri. Turpin, Counselor, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
May 14, 1982 Abdourahmane Dia, Apptd. Amb. E. and P.
June 25, 1982 Amb. E. and P.
July 10, 1984 Falilou KANE, Apptd. Amb. E. and P.
August 29, 1984 Amb. E. and P.
September 20, 1988 Ibra Deguene Ka, Appt.
November 9, 1988 Amb. E. and P.
November 1, 1993 Mamadou Mansour Seek
December 9, 1993 Amb. E and P.
October 17, 2002 Amadou Lamine Ba, Appt.
December 9, 2002 Amb. E. and P.
March 25, 2010 Fatou Danielle Diagne, Appt.
March 29, 2010 Amb. E. and P.
July 13, 2012 Cheikh Niang, Appt.
July 30, 2012 Amb. E. and P.
November 14, 2014 Babacar Diagne, Appt.
November 18, 2014 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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