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Chinese Ambassador Is Found Dead at Home in Israel

Chinese Ambassador Is Found Dead at Home in Israel

An embassy worker found the body of Du Wei, 57, in his bed in a coastal suburb north of Tel Aviv, Israeli officials said. The Chinese government in preliminary findings attributed his death to
Chinese Ambassador Is Found Dead at Home in Israel

Chinese Ambassador Is Found Dead at Home in Israel

An embassy worker found the body of Du Wei, 57, in his bed in a coastal suburb north of Tel Aviv, Israeli officials said. The Chinese government in preliminary findings attributed his death to
Yukio Okamoto, Diplomat Who Nurtured Japan’s U.S. Ties, Dies at 74

Yukio Okamoto, Diplomat Who Nurtured Japan’s U.S. Ties, Dies at 74

While in government and in the private sector, he advised Japanese prime ministers on how to manage the relationship between the two economic giants.
Avraham Rabby, Blind Diplomat and Advocate, Is Dead at 77

Avraham Rabby, Blind Diplomat and Advocate, Is Dead at 77

He waged a successful campaign to overturn a State Department rule prohibiting the blind from becoming Foreign Service officers.
Avraham Rabby, Blind Diplomat and Advocate, Is Dead at 77

Avraham Rabby, Blind Diplomat and Advocate, Is Dead at 77

He waged a successful campaign to overturn a State Department rule prohibiting the blind from becoming Foreign Service officers.
Chinese Agents Helped Spread Messages That Sowed Virus Panic in U.S., Officials Say

Chinese Agents Helped Spread Messages That Sowed Virus Panic in U.S., Officials Say

American officials were alarmed by fake text messages and social media posts that said President Trump was locking down the country. Experts see a convergence with Russian tactics.
Chinese Agents Helped Spread Messages That Sowed Virus Panic in U.S., Officials Say

Chinese Agents Helped Spread Messages That Sowed Virus Panic in U.S., Officials Say

American officials were alarmed by fake text messages and social media posts that said President Trump was locking down the country. Experts see a convergence with Russian tactics.
Chinese Agents Helped Spread Messages That Sowed Virus Panic in U.S., Officials Say

Chinese Agents Helped Spread Messages That Sowed Virus Panic in U.S., Officials Say

American officials were alarmed by fake text messages and social media posts that said President Trump was locking down the country. Experts see a convergence with Russian tactics.
Foreign Doctors Could Help Fight Coronavirus. But U.S. Blocks Many.

Foreign Doctors Could Help Fight Coronavirus. But U.S. Blocks Many.

Nurses and doctors are ensnared by red tape and visa rules that prevent them from working in U.S. hospitals, where they are needed to respond to the coronavirus.
Foreign Doctors Could Help Fight Coronavirus. But U.S. Blocks Many.

Foreign Doctors Could Help Fight Coronavirus. But U.S. Blocks Many.

Nurses and doctors are ensnared by red tape and visa rules that prevent them from working in U.S. hospitals, where they are needed to respond to the coronavirus.
When the Face of America Falls Ill: A Virus’s Toll on Diplomats

When the Face of America Falls Ill: A Virus’s Toll on Diplomats

State Department employees are vulnerable and stressed by the coronavirus as it sweeps around the world, prompting thousands of American citizens to return to the United States.
When the Face of America Falls Ill: A Virus’s Toll on Diplomats

When the Face of America Falls Ill: A Virus’s Toll on Diplomats

State Department employees are vulnerable and stressed by the coronavirus as it sweeps around the world, prompting thousands of American citizens to return to the United States.
As U.S. Troops Leave Afghanistan, Diplomats Are Left to Fill Uncertain Mission

As U.S. Troops Leave Afghanistan, Diplomats Are Left to Fill Uncertain Mission

The future role of the American Embassy in Kabul is tied to the fate of the peace process and a military withdrawal, even as violence continues.
As U.S. Troops Leave Afghanistan, Diplomats Are Left to Fill Uncertain Mission

As U.S. Troops Leave Afghanistan, Diplomats Are Left to Fill Uncertain Mission

The future role of the American Embassy in Kabul is tied to the fate of the peace process and a military withdrawal, even as violence continues.
As U.S. Troops Leave Afghanistan, Diplomats Are Left to Fill Uncertain Mission

As U.S. Troops Leave Afghanistan, Diplomats Are Left to Fill Uncertain Mission

The future role of the American Embassy in Kabul is tied to the fate of the peace process and a military withdrawal, even as violence continues.
Suicide Bombers Attack Near U.S. Embassy in Tunisia

Suicide Bombers Attack Near U.S. Embassy in Tunisia

Two assailants arrived by motorcycle and targeted a security patrol, killing a police officer, officials said.
Suicide Bombers Attack Near U.S. Embassy in Tunisia

Suicide Bombers Attack Near U.S. Embassy in Tunisia

Two assailants arrived by motorcycle and targeted a security patrol, killing a police officer, officials said. Embassy workers urged people to avoid the area.
An Undiplomatic Diplomat Wins Power in Trump’s Washington

An Undiplomatic Diplomat Wins Power in Trump’s Washington

Richard Grenell, prone to pique and caustic tweets, is running the intelligence agencies in an acting capacity. He could be there for a while.
An Undiplomatic Diplomat Wins Power in Trump’s Washington

An Undiplomatic Diplomat Wins Power in Trump’s Washington

Richard Grenell, prone to pique and caustic tweets, is running the intelligence agencies in an acting capacity. He could be there for a while.
At Center of Taliban Deal, a U.S. Envoy Who Made It Personal

At Center of Taliban Deal, a U.S. Envoy Who Made It Personal

Zalmay Khalilzad, the Afghan-born veteran American diplomat, earned the trust of the militants, if not of Afghan officials.