diplomatic mission

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Noun1.diplomatic mission - a mission serving diplomatic ends
delegation, deputation, delegacy, commission, mission - a group of representatives or delegates
foreign mission, legation - a permanent diplomatic mission headed by a minister
attache - a specialist assigned to the staff of a diplomatic mission
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He was often sent to the Continent--to France, Flanders, and Italy--on diplomatic missions; and for eleven years he was in charge of the London customs, where the uncongenial drudgery occupied almost all his time until through the intercession of the queen he was allowed to perform it by deputy.
Passepartout, that this pretended tour in eighty days may conceal some secret errand--perhaps a diplomatic mission?"
At the period of which I am now writing, the home government had decided on sending a special diplomatic mission to one of the native princes ruling over a remote province of our Indian empire.
One of the older men had been there on a diplomatic mission several years before and spoke with regret of the conditions which seemed destined ever to keep these two countries at war.
he was sent on a diplomatic mission to Venice by the Emperor Andronicus the Elder.
It was that of a man, from five to eight and thirty, in the uniform of a general officer, wearing the double epaulet of heavy bullion, that indicates superior rank, the ribbon of the Legion of Honor around his neck, which showed he was a commander, and on the right breast, the star of a grand officer of the order of the Saviour, and on the left that of the grand cross of Charles III., which proved that the person represented by the picture had served in the wars of Greece and Spain, or, what was just the same thing as regarded decorations, had fulfilled some diplomatic mission in the two countries.
He nonetheless stated that the diplomatic missions believed that children at the orphanage had great potential to contribute to shaping society and lead it to social and economic renewal.
Baghdad, (NINA) -The Joint Operations Command said that our armed forces continue the night by day to protect the security of citizens, diplomatic missions and foreign companies.
Khartoum, May 12 (SUNA) -- The Undersecretary of the Foreign Ministry, Ambassador Ilham Ibrahim, Sunday received Ministry heads of the diplomatic missions of the European Countries, the United States and Canada, who are accredited to Khartoum.
Heads of diplomatic missions of foreign countries accredited in Azerbaijan are in the Shamakhi ,Trendreports with reference to the press service of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry.
ISLAMABAD -- The management of a local hotel in collaboration with the Diplomatic Missions has organized one-day "Nowruz celebration 2019" here on Sunday.