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# ambassador - Friday 15 January, 2021

US Ambassador to Ireland to step down from role next week
# United States
# United States

US Ambassador to Ireland to step down from role next week

Jan 15th 2021, 1:42 PM 25,645 Views 10 Comments

Edward F Crawford took up the position in 2019.

# ambassador - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Broadcaster Keelin Shanley honoured during rare diseases event at Dublin's Mansion House
# Ambassador
# Ambassador

Broadcaster Keelin Shanley honoured during rare diseases event at Dublin's Mansion House

Feb 25th 2020, 6:30 AM 26,541 Views 3 Comments

Keelin’s husband Conor was in attendance while Health Minister Simon Harris also paid tribute.

# ambassador - Monday 8 July, 2019

Trump hits back after UK ambassador to US described him as 'inept' and 'dysfunctional'
# Leaked Memo
# Leaked Memo

Trump hits back after UK ambassador to US described him as 'inept' and 'dysfunctional'

Jul 8th 2019, 7:09 AM 33,456 Views 48 Comments

Trump said Ambassador Kim Darroch had “not served the UK well”.

# ambassador - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Donald Trump is 'inept' and 'dysfunctional,' says UK ambassador to the US
# Leaked Memo
# Leaked Memo

Donald Trump is 'inept' and 'dysfunctional,' says UK ambassador to the US

Jul 7th 2019, 10:46 AM 25,529 Views 99 Comments

A British spokesperson said ambassadors abroad are expected to provide ‘honest, unvarnished’ assessments.

# ambassador - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Trump's new man in Ireland admits he's 'not a diplomat' as he faces grilling on tax and Brexit
# Hot Seat
# Hot Seat

Trump's new man in Ireland admits he's 'not a diplomat' as he faces grilling on tax and Brexit

May 2nd 2019, 9:02 PM 30,113 Views 25 Comments

Edward F Crawford was before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee today.

# ambassador - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Billionaire Irish-American to finally be confirmed as Trump's new man in Ireland
# Edward F Crawford
# Edward F Crawford

Billionaire Irish-American to finally be confirmed as Trump's new man in Ireland

Apr 11th 2019, 7:31 AM 40,317 Views 13 Comments

Edward F Crawford is to be confirmed as the new US ambassador today.

# ambassador - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Kaepernick honoured with Amnesty International award
# Ambassador
From The42
# Ambassador

Kaepernick honoured with Amnesty International award

Apr 22nd 2018, 12:53 AM 7,472 Views 16 Comments

Colin Kaepernick created controversy by kneeling during the playing of the national anthem to protest social inequality.

# ambassador - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'It’s not me' - Quinn shoots down speculation of Sunderland takeover
# Dismissal
From The42
# Dismissal

'It’s not me' - Quinn shoots down speculation of Sunderland takeover

Mar 28th 2018, 8:00 PM 16,789 Views 9 Comments

The ex-Black Cats chairman was linked with a return to the struggling Championship club earlier this week.

# ambassador - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Protester tackled by Canadian Ambassador at 1916 event has conviction overturned
# Apology
# Apology

Protester tackled by Canadian Ambassador at 1916 event has conviction overturned

Jan 17th 2018, 6:05 AM 20,710 Views 18 Comments

Brian Murphy has publicly apologised for the incident, saying he didn’t mean to insult anyone.

# ambassador - Thursday 31 August, 2017

US retaliates against Russia and orders closure of 3 diplomatic offices
# Diplomatic Tensions
# Diplomatic Tensions

US retaliates against Russia and orders closure of 3 diplomatic offices

Aug 31st 2017, 9:55 PM 11,704 Views 16 Comments

The State Department said the decision was made “in the spirit of parity”.

# ambassador - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

What's next for Enda? He could have his eye on one of these jobs
# Dust Off The Cv
# Dust Off The Cv

What's next for Enda? He could have his eye on one of these jobs

Jun 13th 2017, 6:30 PM 47,679 Views 37 Comments

Enda Kenny might not be hanging up his shoes just yet.

# ambassador - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Former US ambassador to Ireland, and owner of Pittsburgh Steelers, Dan Rooney dies aged 84
# RIP
# RIP

Former US ambassador to Ireland, and owner of Pittsburgh Steelers, Dan Rooney dies aged 84

Apr 13th 2017, 10:45 PM 18,657 Views 16 Comments

Rooney was ambassador to Ireland between 2009 and 2012.

# ambassador - Monday 20 February, 2017

Anger as ambassador hits out at claims Ireland will leave the EU
# Irexit
# Irexit

Anger as ambassador hits out at claims Ireland will leave the EU

Feb 20th 2017, 10:37 AM 38,875 Views 165 Comments

Daniel Mulhall criticised ‘snide’ remarks published in the Daily Telegraph.

# ambassador - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

British ambassador to EU criticises 'muddled thinking' in Brexit negotiations following resignation
# Resignation
# Resignation

British ambassador to EU criticises 'muddled thinking' in Brexit negotiations following resignation

Jan 4th 2017, 6:49 AM 9,930 Views 33 Comments

Sir Ivan Rogers unexpectedly announced his resignation yesterday.

# ambassador - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Irish ambassador said Russians blaming Chernobyl staff was a 'typical Soviet tactic'
# Taking Responsibility
# Taking Responsibility

Irish ambassador said Russians blaming Chernobyl staff was a 'typical Soviet tactic'

Jan 3rd 2017, 6:30 AM 10,907 Views 18 Comments

Nuclear fallout and Soviet scepticism feature in official Irish state papers on the Chernobyl disaster.

# ambassador - Friday 30 December, 2016

Trump looks set to to appoint the son of a Kennedy adviser as ambassador to Ireland
# Brian Burns
# Brian Burns

Trump looks set to to appoint the son of a Kennedy adviser as ambassador to Ireland

Dec 30th 2016, 8:08 PM 13,462 Views 19 Comments

The US president-elect told a New York Times reporter he intends to nominate Brian Burns.

# ambassador - Thursday 22 December, 2016

A diplomatic Christmas: Ambassadors to Ireland explain what the big day means to them
# Read Me
# Read Me

A diplomatic Christmas: Ambassadors to Ireland explain what the big day means to them

Dec 22nd 2016, 9:00 PM 105 Views 4 Comments

From mulled wine in markets to lighting the Menorah, three yuletide-loving ambassadors share their festive memories and traditions.

# ambassador - Friday 14 October, 2016

The UN has chosen a new ambassador for women - but she's not real
# Amazon Prime
# Amazon Prime

The UN has chosen a new ambassador for women - but she's not real

Oct 14th 2016, 9:13 AM 13,436 Views 70 Comments

The decision hasn’t exactly been welcomed.

# ambassador - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Philippines president causes uproar after referring to US envoy as "gay ambassador"
# Rodrigo Duterte
# Rodrigo Duterte

Philippines president causes uproar after referring to US envoy as "gay ambassador"

Aug 10th 2016, 8:46 AM 17,948 Views 26 Comments

Rodrigo Duterte made the controversial comments on live television.

# ambassador - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Penneys has just opened up another major store in the US
# Living In America
# Living In America

Penneys has just opened up another major store in the US

Nov 25th 2015, 6:09 PM 19,336 Views 6 Comments

The branch has opened its doors in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

# ambassador - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Live on US morning TV, 'Honey Bear' Cummins told his horrific tale about a lion bleeding to death
# Ambassador
From The42
# Ambassador

Live on US morning TV, 'Honey Bear' Cummins told his horrific tale about a lion bleeding to death

Jul 22nd 2015, 5:58 PM 10,034 Views 3 Comments

Mommy, why did the lion have to die?

# ambassador - Thursday 22 January, 2015

What else could I get for… the €850k pricetag on the Italian Ambassador's former home
# Home Exchange
# Home Exchange

What else could I get for… the €850k pricetag on the Italian Ambassador's former home

Jan 22nd 2015, 1:49 PM 2,432 Views 0 Comments

We take a look at what that amount of moolah could get you around the rest of the country.

# ambassador - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

This hero is now officially the Canadian Ambassador to Ireland
# Kevin Vickers
# Kevin Vickers

This hero is now officially the Canadian Ambassador to Ireland

Jan 21st 2015, 5:20 PM 18,234 Views 17 Comments

Kevin Vickers shot a gunman last October who had killed a soldier at the Canadian parliament.

# ambassador - Monday 8 December, 2014

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Fear not: the hazelnut shortage will NOT affect Ferrero Rocher supply this Christmas

Dec 8th 2014, 6:00 PM 12,804 Views 20 Comments

Contrary to recent news reports.

# ambassador - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Ambassador who treated staff 'like slaves' ordered to pay them €240,000
# Appalling
# Appalling

Ambassador who treated staff 'like slaves' ordered to pay them €240,000

Nov 25th 2014, 7:08 PM 40,799 Views 109 Comments

But will Khalid Nasser Rashed Lootah invoke diplomatic immunity?

# ambassador - Friday 19 September, 2014

The US has finally approved a new ambassador to Ireland
# Mr Ambassador
# Mr Ambassador

The US has finally approved a new ambassador to Ireland

Sep 19th 2014, 8:03 AM 14,943 Views 20 Comments

But who is he?

# ambassador - Friday 15 August, 2014

91-year-old man returns Holocaust medal after his relatives were killed in Gaza
# World War II
# World War II

91-year-old man returns Holocaust medal after his relatives were killed in Gaza

Aug 15th 2014, 9:17 PM 37,150 Views 122 Comments

Henk Zanoli and his family were given the award for shielding a Jewish boy from the Nazis during World War II.

# ambassador - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Up to 7,000 march as Dublin comes out in force to support Gaza
# People Power
# People Power

Up to 7,000 march as Dublin comes out in force to support Gaza

Aug 9th 2014, 5:23 PM 15,815 Views 354 Comments

About 20,000 people also marched in London today.

# ambassador - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Here's Charlie Flanagan's explanation of why Ireland won't be throwing out Israel's ambassador
# In Full
# In Full

Here's Charlie Flanagan's explanation of why Ireland won't be throwing out Israel's ambassador

Jul 31st 2014, 10:20 PM 23,656 Views 233 Comments

“If we expelled every ambassador from Dublin for alleged human rights abuses there would be very few CD-plated registered cars around our city.”

# ambassador - Monday 21 July, 2014

Poll: Would you support the expelling of the Israeli Ambassador to Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you support the expelling of the Israeli Ambassador to Ireland?

Jul 21st 2014, 9:13 AM 53,554 Views 546 Comments

More than 5,000 people have signed a petition on the issue so far.

# ambassador - Friday 18 July, 2014

Irish Government expresses 'strong concerns' with Israeli ambassador over situation in Gaza
# Gaza Strip
# Gaza Strip

Irish Government expresses 'strong concerns' with Israeli ambassador over situation in Gaza

Jul 18th 2014, 10:55 PM 12,671 Views 147 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan said he registered the Government’s strong concern that over Israel’s ground operation.

# ambassador - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Incoming US ambassador wants to meet all parties in Northern Ireland
# New Job
# New Job

Incoming US ambassador wants to meet all parties in Northern Ireland

Jul 15th 2014, 10:03 PM 5,078 Views 15 Comments

He said he would like to see everyone get back to the table so that the Haas proposals could be adopted.

# ambassador - Thursday 5 June, 2014

# ambassador - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

# ambassador - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Ambassador slams use of 'belittling Irish stereotypes' in Australian media
# Noel White
# Noel White

Ambassador slams use of 'belittling Irish stereotypes' in Australian media

May 29th 2014, 8:53 AM 27,443 Views 127 Comments

It follows an Australian newspaper referring to an Irishman as a “Drunk Paddy” in a headline.

# ambassador - Friday 23 May, 2014

VIDEO: What the American Embassy has in common with an Aran jumper
# 50 Years
# 50 Years

VIDEO: What the American Embassy has in common with an Aran jumper

May 23rd 2014, 7:04 PM 12,651 Views 28 Comments

Archive footage shows the huge crowds that gathered when the building was officially opened, 50 years ago today.

# ambassador - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Irishman appointed as EU ambassador to the United States
# Washington
# Washington

Irishman appointed as EU ambassador to the United States

May 6th 2014, 10:22 AM 6,656 Views 12 Comments

David O’Sullivan previously worked with the Department of Foreign Affairs.

# ambassador - Saturday 12 April, 2014

White House refuses US visa for Iran newly appointed UN envoy
# Tehran
# Tehran

White House refuses US visa for Iran newly appointed UN envoy

Apr 12th 2014, 8:37 AM 5,623 Views 41 Comments

Hamid Aboutalebi has been linked to the 1979 hostage crisis in which 52 Americans were held for 444 days.

# ambassador - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Russian Ambassador asks why the EU accepts "Nazi" elements in Ukraine
# Crimea
# Crimea

Russian Ambassador asks why the EU accepts "Nazi" elements in Ukraine

Mar 12th 2014, 4:50 PM 6,522 Views 77 Comments

Speaking to the Foreign Affairs committee this afternoon, Maxim Peshkov stressed that troops that have appeared in Crimea in recent weeks are not Russian.

# ambassador - Monday 23 September, 2013

Kenyan troops "in control" of Westgate Mall
# Westgate Mall
# Westgate Mall

Kenyan troops "in control" of Westgate Mall

Sep 23rd 2013, 10:43 PM 6,738 Views 26 Comments

The three-day siege at the upmarket Nairobi mall is nearing an end, the country’s Interior Ministry says.

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