Veteran diplomat Jeffrey Feltman named as U.S. special envoy for the Horn of Africa

PUBLISHED: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 16:15:34 GMT


WASHINGTON, April 23 (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in a statement on Friday that veteran U.S. diplomat and former United Nations official Jeffrey Feltman will serve as Washington’s special envoy for the Horn of Africa region. (Reporting by Simon Lewis and Susan Heavey Editing by Chris Reese)

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