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Thursday, December 11, 2014
New U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan
The U.S. Senate has approved the administrations' nominee for Ambassador to Afghanistan. Peter McKinley passed muster on December 9th. He is an experienced diplomat with service in Kabul. McKinley is a former U.S. Ambassador to Peru and Columbia. He arrived in Afghanistan in 2013. (Radio Free Europe, December 10, 2014).