minister plenipotentiary


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minister plenipotentiary

n. pl. ministers plenipotentiary
A diplomatic representative ranking below an ambassador but having full governmental power and authority; a plenipotentiary.

minister plenipotentiary

n, pl ministers plenipotentiary
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) See envoy11

min′ister plenipoten′tiary


n., pl. ministers plenipotentiary.
a diplomatic representative invested with full authority; envoy.
[1635–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.minister plenipotentiary - a diplomat having less authority than an ambassadorminister plenipotentiary - a diplomat having less authority than an ambassador
diplomat, diplomatist - an official engaged in international negotiations
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He previously served as Minister Plenipotentiary to the United Nations in New York from 2006 to 2007 and as Deputy Chief of Mission at Egypts Embassy in Damascus, Syria, from 2001 to 2005.
NNA - The President of the Council of Ministers Saad Hariri received today at the Grand Serail the envoy of the Custodian of the two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdul Aziz, the Advisor at the Royal court Nizar al-Aloula, accompanied by the Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon Walid al-Yacoub, and the Minister Plenipotentiary at the Royal court Walid al-Bukhari.
Ahmad Nasser Mohammad Al-Sabah, Kuwait's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Mansour Al-Otaibi, assistant foreign minister for international organizations affairs Minister Plenipotentiary Nasser Al-Hayyen and senior officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Damascus, SANA - Minister of Justice Hisham al-Shaar discussed with the Iraqi charge d'affaires in Damascus, Minister Plenipotentiary Riad Hassoun Al-Taie means of boosting Syrian-Iraqi cooperation in legal and judicial domains.
6/ Promotion of Emad bin Abdulaziz bin Saad Al-Muhana to the post of Minister Plenipotentiary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The second lecture was presented by Minister Plenipotentiary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Abdullah Ahmed al Sada.
The ambassador told Minister Plenipotentiary at the Foreign and International Cooperation Ministry of the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) Mohamed al Taher Siala about the decision during their meeting in Tripoli on Monday, the Libyan news agency reported.
Acting Charge d'Affaires and Minister Plenipotentiary at the Saudi Embassy in Lebanon, Waleed bin Abdullah Bukhari, said that the Kingdom's embassy in Lebanon has monitored the appeal of Amina in the means of social media and her wish to perform Haj this year and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs responded favorably to her humanitarian situation within hours, SPA reported.
Trade Minister Plenipotentiary of Egyptian Commercial Services Ali El-Leithi said Egyptian exports to the countries of the three African blocs amounted to $2.
Khamis Al-Mandhri, minister plenipotentiary, acting chief of West Asian department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Oman, and Shamlal Ahamed M.
A statement by the provincial government today that Barzani received a high-level delegation from the Saudi Arabia Foreign Ministry, headed by Minister Plenipotentiary, Abdul Rahman bin Gharman al-Shahri.
For his part, the Minister Plenipotentiary Massad Al-Najjar, Head of the Commercial Office at the Egyptian Embassy said that the Egyptian-Sudanese Trade Forum for Metal Industries in Khartoum was organized by the Holding Company for Metal Industries from the Arab Republic of Egypt in collaboration with the Amazon Company for Metal Products from Sudan at Al-Salam Rotana Hotel, under the auspices of Osman Omar Al-Sharif, Sudanese Minister of Commerce and Egyptian Ambassador in Khartoum Osama Shaltout.

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