ORDER OF PRECEDENCE
Reported to the Office of the Chief of Protocol as of September 16, 2019
AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY
For Bilateral Missions and Heads of Delegation (European Union and African Union)
Country Ambassador Presentation of Credentials at White House Date
PALAU Hersey KYOTA
(Dean of the Diplomatic Corps and EAP Region)
11/12/97
TURKMENISTAN Meret ORAZOV
(Dean for the SCA Region)
02/14/01
CONGO, R. of Serge MOMBOULI
(Dean for the AF Region)
07/31/01
KUWAIT Salem Abdullah Al Jaber ALSABAH
(Dean for the NEA Region)
10/10/01
SAMOA Ali’ioaiga Feturi ELISAIA 12/04/03
OMAN Hunaina Sultan Ahmed AL MUGHAIRY 12/02/05
NAURU Marlene Inemwin MOSES 03/13/06
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Yousif Mana Saeed Ahmed ALOTAIBA 07/28/08
NICARAGUA Francisco Obadiah CAMPBELL Hooker
(Dean for the WHA Region)
06/28/10
GABON Michael MOUSSA ADAMO 09/09/11
AZERBAIJAN Elin Emin Oglu SULEYMANOV
(Dean for the EUR Region)
01/18/12
SINGAPORE Ashok KUMAR 07/30/12
CHINA Tiankai CUI 04/15/13
RWANDA Mathilde MUKANTABANA 07/18/13
NORWAY Kaare Reidar AAS 09/17/13
ISRAEL Ron DERMER 12/03/13
MONACO Maguy MACCARIO DOYLE 12/03/13
TURKEY Serdar KILIC 05/21/14
TAJIKISTAN Farhod SALIM 05/21/14
BANGLADESH Mohammad ZIAUDDIN 09/18/14
ZIMBABWE Ammon MUTEMBWA 11/18/14
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC Jose Tomas PEREZ Vazquez 02/23/15
SERBIA Derd MATKOVIC 02/23/15
ALGERIA Madjid BOUGUERRA 02/23/15
EQUATORIAL GUINEA Miguel Ntutumu EVUNA Andeme 02/23/15
ALBANIA Floreta FABER 05/18/15
TUNISIA Faycal GOUIA 05/18/15
NEPAL Arjun Kumar KARKI 05/18/15
BOTSWANA David John NEWMAN 08/03/15
MAURITIUS Sooroojdev PHOKEER 08/03/15
URUGUAY Carlos Alberto GIANELLI Derois 08/03/15
UKRAINE Valerii CHALYI 08/03/15
YEMEN Ahmed Awad Ahmed BINMUBARAK 08/03/15
LITHUANIA Rolandas KRISCIUNAS 09/17/15
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA Ronald SANDERS 09/17/15
KOSOVO Vlora CITAKU 09/17/15
TANZANIA Wilson Mutagaywa MASILINGI 09/17/15
ROMANIA George Cristian MAIOR 09/17/15
FINLAND Kirsti Helena KAUPPI 09/17/15
CONGO, D.R. OF Francois Nkuna BALUMUENE 09/17/15
EGYPT Yasser REDA Abdalla Ali Said 09/17/15
CUBA Jose Ramon CABANAS Rodriguez 09/17/15
PORTUGAL Domingos Teixeira De Abreu FEZAS VITAL 01/28/16
SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS Thelma Patricia PHILLIP BROWNE 01/28/16
MOZAMBIQUE Carlos DOS SANTOS 01/28/16
DJIBOUTI Mohamed Siad DOUALE 01/28/16
FIJI Ratu Naivakarurubalavu Solo MARA 01/28/16
AUSTRIA Wolfgang WALDNER 01/28/16
AUSTRALIA Joseph Benedict HOCKEY 01/28/16
BRUNEI Serbini ALI 01/28/16
ANDORRA Elisenda VIVES BALMANA 03/02/16
ITALY Armando VARRICCHIO 03/02/16
CAMEROON Essomba ETOUNDI 06/27/16
GREECE Theocharis LALACOS 06/27/16
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO Anthony Wayne Jerome PHILLIPS SPENCER 06/27/16
HOLY SEE Christophe PIERRE 06/27/16
BULGARIA Tihomir Anguelov STOYTCHEV 06/27/16
JORDAN Dina Khalil Tawfiq KAWAR 06/27/16
MARSHALL ISLANDS Gerald M. ZACKIOS 09/16/16
LIECHTENSTEIN Kurt JAEGER 09/16/16
MALAWI Edward Yakobe SAWERENGERA 09/16/16
GUYANA Sheik Riyad David INSANALLY 09/16/16
BELGIUM Dirk Jozef M WOUTERS 09/16/16
BURMA Aung LYNN 09/16/16
JAMAICA Audrey Patrice MARKS 01/18/17
DOMINICA Vince HENDERSON 01/18/17
SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES Louanne Gaylene GILCHRIST 01/18/17
MONTENEGRO Nebojsa KALUDJEROVIC 01/18/17
POLAND Piotr Antoni WILCZEK 01/18/17
IRAQ Fareed Mustafa Kamil YASSEEN 01/18/17
CABO VERDE Carlos Alberto Wahnon De Carvalho VEIGA 01/18/17
AFRICAN UNION Arikana CHIHOMBORI QUAO 01/18/17
BURKINA FASO Seydou KABORE 01/18/17
GEORGIA David BAKRADZE 01/18/17
QATAR Meshal Hamad M.J. AL THANI 04/24/17
KAZAKHSTAN Erzhan KAZYKHANOV 04/24/17
ESWATINI Njabuliso Busisiwe Sikhulile GWEBU 04/24/17
CZECHIA Hynek KMONICEK 04/24/17
TOGO Frederic Edem HEGBE 04/24/17
MICRONESIA Akillino Harris SUSAIA 04/24/17
MOROCCO Lalla JOUMALA Alaoui 04/24/17
SURINAME Niermala Sakoentala BADRISING 07/21/17
SLOVENIA Stanislav VIDOVIC 07/21/17
SAN MARINO Damiano BELEFFI 07/21/17
BAHRAIN Abdulla Rashed Abdulla ALKHALIFA 07/21/17
BELIZE Francisco Daniel GUTIEREZ 07/21/17
GHANA Barfour ADJEI BARWUAH 07/21/17
SOLOMON ISLANDS Robert SISILO 07/21/17
TUVALU Samuelu LALONIU 07/21/17
GUATEMALA Manuel Alfredo ESPINA Pinto 09/08/17
HUNGARY Laszlo SZABO 09/08/17
SAINT LUCIA Anton Edsel EDMUNDS 09/08/17
UGANDA Sebujja Mull KATENDE 09/08/17
SEYCHELLES Ronald Jean JUMEAU 09/08/17
VANUATU Odo TEVI 09/08/17
IRELAND Daniel Gerard MULHALL 09/08/17
SWEDEN Karin Ulrika OLOFSDOTTER 09/08/17
CROATIA Pjer SIMUNOVIC 09/08/17
RUSSIA Anatoly Ivanovich ANTONOV 09/08/17
UZBEKISTAN Javlon VAKHABOV 11/29/17
BAHAMAS, THE Sidney Stanley COLLIE 11/29/17
KOREA Yoon Je CHO 11/29/17
NIGERIA Sylvanus Adiewere NSOFOR 11/29/17
ZAMBIA Ngosa SIMBYAKULA 11/29/17
LIBYA Wafa M. T. BUGHAIGHIS 11/29/17
PHILIPPINES Jose Manuel Del Gallego ROMUALDEZ 11/29/17
KIRIBATI Teburoro TITO 01/24/18
ECUADOR Francisco Benjamin Esteban CARRION Mena 01/24/18
THE GAMBIA Dawda FADERA 01/24/18
ARGENTINA Fernando ORIS DE ROA 01/24/18
LEBANON Gabriel ISSA 01/24/18
GUINEA Kerfalla YANSANE 01/24/18
COTE D’IVOIRE Mamadou HAIDARA 03/28/18
JAPAN Shinsuke SUGIYAMA 03/28/18
MONGOLIA OTGONBAYAR Yondon 03/28/18
CHAD Koutou NGOTE GALI 06/22/18
LESOTHO Sankatana Gabriel MAJA 06/22/18
MALI Mahamadou NIMAGA 06/22/18
SENEGAL Momar DIOP 06/22/18
GERMANY Emily Margarethe HABER 06/22/18
VIETNAM Ha Kim NGOC 09/17/18
CYPRUS Marios LYSIOTIS 09/17/18
ESTONIA Jonatan VSEVIOV 09/17/18
CAMBODIA CHUM Sounry 09/17/18
CHILE Oscar Alfonso Sebastian SILVA Navarro 09/17/18
SLOVAKIA Ivan KORCOK 09/17/18
COSTA RICA Fernando LLORCA Castro 09/17/18
MALTA Keith AZZOPARDI 09/17/18
SOUTH SUDAN Philip Jada NATANA 09/17/18
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC Martial NDOUBOU 09/17/18
COLOMBIA Francisco SANTOS Calderon 09/17/18
SPAIN Santiago CABANAS Ansorena 09/17/18
NAMIBIA Monica Ndiliawike NASHANDI 01/11/19
NEW ZEALAND Rosemary BANKS 01/11/19
ARMENIA Varuzhan Vazgeni NERSESYAN 01/11/19
BARBADOS Noel Lynch ANDERSON 01/11/19
AFGHANISTAN Roya RAHMANI 01/11/19
MEXICO Martha Elena Federica BARCENA Coqui 01/11/19
PARAGUAY Manuel Maria CACERES Cardozo 01/11/19
LIBERIA George S. W. PATTEN Sr. 01/11/19
PAKISTAN Asad Majeed KHAN 01/11/19
INDIA Harsh Vardhan SHRINGLA 01/11/19
GRENADA Yolande Yvonne SMITH 04/08/19
VENEZUELA Carlos Alfredo VECCHIO 04/08/19
SIERRA LEONE Sidique Abou Bakarr WAI 04/08/19
MALAYSIA Azmil Bin Mohd ZABIDI 04/08/19
LAOS Khamphan ANLAVAN 04/08/19
KYRGYZSTAN Bolot OTUNBAEV 04/08/19
EUROPEAN UNION Stavros LAMBRINIDIS 04/08/19
INDONESIA Mahendra SIREGAR 04/08/19
DENMARK Lone Dencker WISBORG 04/08/19
MAURITANIA Samba BA 04/08/19
ETHIOPIA FITSUM Arega Gebrekidan 04/08/19
NIGER Abdallah WAFY 07/08/19
PERU Hugo Claudio DE ZELA Martinez 07/08/19
MALDIVES Thilmeeza HUSSAIN 07/08/19
SRI LANKA Eluppiti Mudiyanselage Rodney Man PERERA 07/08/19
FRANCE Philippe Noel Marie Marc ETIENNE 07/08/19
SAUDI ARABIA Reema Bint Bandar Bin Sultan AL SAUD 07/08/19
ANGOLA Joaquim do ESPIRITO SANTO 09/16/19
ICELAND Bergdis ELLERTSDOTTIR 09/16/19
NETHERLANDS Andre HASPELS 09/16/19
LATVIA Maris SELGA 09/16/19
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA Bojan VUJIC 09/16/19
SWITZERLAND Jacques Henri PITTELOUD 09/16/19
SOMALIA Ali Sharif AHMED 09/16/19
LUXEMBOURG Gaston Pierre Jean STRONCK 09/16/19
PANAMA Juan Ricardo DE DIANOUS HENRIQUEZ 09/16/19
HONDURAS Maria Dolores AGUERO LARA 09/16/19
BURUNDI Gaudence SINDAYIGAYA 09/16/19
CHARGE D’AFFAIRES AD INTERIM
Country Chargé d’Affaires ad interim Assumption of Duty
ERITREA Berhane Gebrehiwet SOLOMON, Counselor 03/15/11
BOLIVIA Rafael Pablo Antonio CANEDO Daroca, Minister Counselor 07/18/17
PAPUA NEW GUINEA Cephas KAYO, Minister 01/31/18
MADAGASCAR Velotiana RAKOTOANOSY, Counselor 02/28/19
HAITI Herve DENIS, Minister 03/07/19
SOUTH AFRICA Yoliswa Rose MVEBE, Minister 04/01/19
BENIN Gafari Nadey DANGO, Counselor 04/19/19
TIMOR-LESTE Natercia COELHO DA SILVA, Counselor 04/20/19
SUDAN Magdi Ahmed Mofadal ELNOUR, Minister 05/01/19
BRAZIL Fernando MEIRELLES DE AZEVADO PIMENTEL, Minister Counselor 06/03/19
EL SALVADOR Werner Matias ROMERO GUERRA, Minister 06/10/19
KENYA David Kahiro GACHERU, Minister 06/24/19
BELARUS Dmitry BASIK, Counselor 07/09/19
NORTH MACEDONIA Marigona MARKU, Counselor 07/10/19
MOLDOVA Liliana GUTAN, Counselor 08/02/19
CANADA Kirsten HILLMAN, Minister 08/22/19
UNITED KINGDOM Michael TATHAM, Minister 08/22/19

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