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Old 01-06-2017, 10:24 AM
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Originally Posted by Damuri Ajashi View Post
Each of those embassies has a career bureaucrat that is more than capable of holding down the fort until a replacement is selected.

I don't buy the notion that Trump sold cabinet positions but you can certainly buy ambassadorial appointments.
True enough. A senior officer will take over the day-to-day as chargé d'affaires. I betting we'll see an Ambassador Palin or an Ambassador Giuliani. Or the hot dog vendor outside his building. You know: whomever he last saw.

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