The U.S. Senate has approved Huntsman Ambassador to Russia

The U.S. Senate on September 28 approved of Jon Huntsman as Ambassador to Russia. This publication reports Politico.

The candidacy of the former Governor of Utah was approved unanimously.

21 July 2017, the US President, Donald trump has made to the Senate candidacy of Huntsman for approval to the post of Ambassador to Russia.

July 19, Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Sergei Ryabkov said that Russia gave its consent to the appointment of the Huntsman.

The new Ambassador will be replaced in Moscow John Tefft, who left Russia on the morning of 28 September.

57-year-old huntsman in 1992-1993, he held the post of U.S. Ambassador to Singapore, 2005-2009, was Governor of Utah, 2009-2011 American Ambassador to China.

At different times he joined the Board of Directors of Chevron, Caterpillar, Ford and Hilton. Is the son of billionaire and owner of the Corporation for the production of chemical products Huntsman.

Now the huntsman heads the analytical center Atlantic Council and the Fund for the fight against cancer. He is married, has seven children.




The U.S. Senate has approved Huntsman Ambassador to Russia 29.09.2017

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