plenipotentiary


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plenipotentiary

1. (esp of a diplomatic envoy) invested with or possessing full power or authority
2. conferring full power or authority
3. a person invested with full authority to transact business, esp a diplomat authorized to represent a country
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Shirley Ho-Vicario as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the to the Federal Republic of Nigeria with concurrent jurisdiction over the Republic of Benin, Burkina Faso, the Republic of Cameroon, Central African Republic, the Republic of Cote D'lvoire or Ivory Coast, the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, the Gabonese Republic, the Islamic Republic of Gambia, the Republic of Ghana, the Republic of Guinea, the Republic of Liberia, the Republic of Senegal, the Republic of Sierra Leone and the Togolese Republic.
Augusto Jose PESTANA SARAIVA PEIXOTO, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Portuguese Republic, resident in Belgrade
Philippe Jones Lhuillier as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the Kingdom of Spain with concurrent jurisdiction over the Principality of Andorra
Minister and Foreign Minister Plenipotentiary Saleh Salem Al-Loghani.
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Unlike the four envoys, however, the panel decided to defer the nomination of James Lao as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the Brunei Darussalam after he failed to answer the queries of its members.
Sana'a, Feb 24 (ONA) President Abdrabuh Mansoor Hadi of the Yemeni Republic received at the Presidency Headquarters in Sana'a today Badr bin Mohammed al-Mantheri, who presented his credentials as the Sultanate's extraordinary, plenipotentiary and resident ambassador to Yemen.
Olfat Abdel Fattah Ahhmed Farah, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Arab Republic of Egypt, resident in Sofia, and H.
Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Siberian Federal District Sergei Menyaylo held an extended meeting of the Collegium on Law Enforcement, Defense and Security.
Charles Jose as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to Malaysia;
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Brussels, Jan 20 (ONA) Nujeem bin Sulaiman bin Nujeem al-Abri today presented a copy of his credentials to Pierre Labouverie, Chief of Protocol at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Belgium as the Sultanate's Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium.