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List of ambassadors to the United States

The following table lists ambassadors to the United States, sorted by the representative country or organization.

Sending country Ambassador Credentials
(as of 18 May 2018)[1]
Embassy Embassy website
 Afghanistan Roya Rahmani December 14, 2018 Ref [1]
 Albania Floreta Faber May 18, 2015 Ref [2]
 Algeria Madjid Bouguerra February 23, 2015 Ref [3]
 Andorra Elisenda Vives Balmaña March 2, 2016    
 Angola Agontinho Tavares da Silva Neto November 18, 2014 Ref [4]
 Antigua and Barbuda Ronald Sanders September 17, 2015    
 Argentina Fernando Oris De Roa January 24, 2018 Ref [5]
 Armenia Grigor Hovhannissian January 28, 2016 Ref [6]
 Australia Joseph Benedict Hockey January 28, 2016 Ref [7]
 Austria Wolfgang Waldner January 28, 2016 Ref [8]
 Azerbaijan Elin Suleymanov February 18, 2012 Ref [9]
 Bahamas Sidney Stanley Collie November 29, 2017 Ref [10]
 Bahrain Abdulla Rashed Abdulla Alkhalifa July 21, 2017 Ref [11]
 Bangladesh Mohammad Ziauddin September 18, 2014 Ref [12]
 Barbados Selwin Charles Hart January 18, 2017 Ref  
 Belarus Vacant
Pavel Shidlovsky, Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
April 23, 2014 Ref [13]
 Belgium Dirk Wouters September 16, 2016 Ref [14]
 Belize Francisco Daniel Gutierez July 21, 2017 Ref [15]
 Benin Hector Sedozan Ruffin Festus Posset January 18, 2017 Ref [16]
 Bolivia Vacant since September 11, 2008[2]
Freddy Bersatti Tudela Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
April 1, 2011 Ref [17]
 Bosnia and Herzegovina Haris Hrle January 28, 2016 Ref [18]
 Botswana David Newman August 3, 2015 Ref [19]
 Brazil Sergio Silva Do Amaral September 16, 2016 Ref [20]
 Brunei Darussalam Serbini Ali January 28, 2016 Ref [21]
 Bulgaria Tihomir Anguelov Stoytchev June 27, 2016 Ref [22]
 Burkina Faso Seydou Kabore January 18, 2017 Ref [23]
 Burma Aung Lynn September 16, 2016 Ref [24]
 Burundi Ernest Ndabashinze May 21, 2014   [25]
 Cambodia Chum Bun Rong August 3, 2015 Ref [26]
 Cameroon Essomba Etoundi June 27, 2016 Ref [27]
 Canada David MacNaughton March 2, 2016 Ref [28]
 Cape Verde Carlos Alberto Wahnon De Carvalho Veiga January 18, 2017 Ref [29]
 Central African Republic Vacant
Lydie Flore Magda, Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
July 29, 2016 Ref [30]
 Chad Hassane Mahamat Nasser May 21, 2014 Ref [31] 
 Chile Juan Gabriel Valdes Soublette May 21, 2014 Ref [32]
 China Cui Tiankai April 15, 2013 Ref [33]
 Colombia Camilo Reyez Rodriguez July 21, 2017 Ref [34]
 Comoros Mohamed Soilihi Soilih November 18, 2014    
 Democratic Republic of the Congo François Nkuna Balumuene September 17, 2015   [35]
 Republic of Congo Serge Mombouli July 31, 2001 Ref [36] 
 Costa Rica Roman Macaya Hayes September 18, 2014 Ref [37]
 Côte d'Ivoire Mamadou Haidara March 28, 2018   [38] 
 Croatia Pjer Simunovic September 8, 2017 Ref [39]
 Cuba José Ramon Cabanas Rodriguez September 17, 2015 Ref [40]
 Cyprus Leonidas Pantelides June 27, 2016 Ref [41]
 Czech Republic Hynek Kmoníček April 24, 2017 Ref [42]
 Denmark Lars Gert Lose September 17, 2015 Ref [43]
 Djibouti Mohamed Siad Doualeh January 28, 2016   [44]
 Dominica Vince Henderson (diplomat) January 18, 2017    
 Dominican Republic Jose Tomas Perez Vasquez February 23, 2015 Ref [45]
 Ecuador Francisco Benjamin Esteban Carrion Mena January 24, 2018 Ref [46]
 Egypt Yasser Reda Abdalla Ali Said September 17, 2015 Ref [47]
 El Salvador Claudia Ivette Candura De Centen June 27, 2016 Ref [48]
 Equatorial Guinea Miguel Ntutumu Evuna Andeme February 23, 2015 Ref [49]
 Eritrea Vacant
Berhane G. Solomon, Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
March 15, 2011 Ref [50]
 Estonia Jonatan Vsievov August 2018 Ref [51]
 Ethiopia Fitsum Arega December 24, 2018 Ref [52]
 European Union David O'Sullivan November 18, 2014 Ref [53]
 Fiji Ratu Naivakarurubalavu Solo Mara January 28, 2016   [54]
 Finland Kirsti Kauppi September 17, 2015 Ref [55]
 France Gérard Araud September 18, 2014 Ref [56]
 Gabon Michael Moussa Adamo September 9, 2011 Ref [57]
 Gambia Dawda Fadera January 24, 2018   [58]
 Georgia David Bakradze January 18, 2017 Ref [59]
 Germany Emily Haber June 22, 2018 Ref [60]
 Ghana Barfour Adjei Barwuah July 21, 2017 Ref [61]
 Greece Theocharis Lalacos June 27, 2016 Ref [62]
 Grenada Ethelstan Angus Friday September 17, 2013   [63]
 Guatemala Manuel Alfredo Espina Pinto September 8, 2017 Ref [64]
 Guinea Kerfalla Yansane January 24, 2018 Ref [65]
 Guinea-Bissau Vacant    
 Guyana Sheikh Royad David Insanally September 16, 2016 Ref [66]
 Haiti Paul Getty Altidor May 2, 2012 Ref [67]
 Holy See Christophe Pierre June 27, 2016 Ref [68]
 Honduras Marlon Ramsses Tabora Munoz April 24, 2017 Ref [69]
 Hungary László Szabó September 8, 2017 Ref [70]
 Iceland Geir Hilmar Haarde February 26, 2015 Ref [71]
 India Harsh Vardhan Shringla January 18, 2017 Ref [72]
 Indonesia Budi Boloweksono May 21, 2014 Ref [73]
 Iran[3]   [74][4]
 Iraq Fareed Mustafa Kamil Yasseen January 18, 2017 Ref [75]
 Ireland Daniel Mulhall September 8, 2017 Ref [76]
 Israel Ron Dermer July 9, 2013 Ref [77]
 Italy Armando Varrichio March 2, 2016 Ref [78]
 Jamaica Audrey Marks January 18, 2017 Ref [79]
 Japan Shinsuke Sugiyama March 28, 2018 Ref [80]
 Jordan Dina Kawar June 27, 2016 Ref [81]
 Kazakhstan Erzhan Kazykhanov April 24, 2017 Ref [82]
 Kenya Robinson Njeru Githae November 18, 2014 Ref [83]
 Kiribati Teburoro Tito January 24, 2018    
 Kosovo Vlora Citaku September 17, 2015 Ref [84]
 Kuwait Salem Abdullah Al Jaber Al-Sabah October 10, 2001 Ref [85] 
 Kyrgyzstan Kadyr Toktogulov February 23, 2015 Ref [86]
 Laos Mai Sayavongs August 3, 2015 Ref [87]
 Latvia Andris Teikmanis September 16, 2016 Ref [88]
 Lebanon Gabriel Issa January 24, 2018 Ref [89]
 Lesotho Eliachim Molapi Sebatane January 18, 2012 Ref [90]
 Liberia Lois Cheche Brutus November 29, 2017 Ref [91]
 Libya Wafa M.T. Bughaighis November 29, 2017 Ref [92]
 Liechtenstein Kurt Jaeger September 16, 2016 Ref [93]
 Lithuania Rolandas Krisciunas September 17, 2015 Ref [94]
 Luxembourg Sylvie Lucas[5] September 16, 2016 Ref [95]
 Republic of Macedonia Vasko Naumovski November 18, 2014 Ref [96]
 Madagascar Eric Andriamihajamananirina Robson March 28, 2018 Ref [97]
 Malawi Edward Sawerengera September 16, 2016 Ref [98]
 Malaysia Zulhasnan Bin Rafique January 18, 2017 Ref [99]
 Maldives Ali Naseer Mohamed July 21, 2017   [100]
 Mali Tiena Coulibaly November 18, 2014 Ref [101]
 Malta Pierre Clive Angus March 2, 2016 Ref [102]
 Marshall Islands Gerald Zackios September 16, 2016 Ref [103]
 Mauritania Mohamedoun Daddah June 27, 2016 Ref [104]
 Mauritius Sooroojdev Phokeer August 3, 2015   [105]
 Mexico Geronimo Gutierrez Fernandez April 24, 2017 Ref [106]
 Federated States of Micronesia Akillino Harris Susaia April 24, 2017 Ref [107]
 Moldova Vacant
Tatiana Solomon, Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
September 2, 2016 Ref [108]
 Monaco Maguy Maccario Doyle December 3, 2013 Ref [109]
 Mongolia Otgonbayar Yondon March 28, 2018 Ref [110]
 Montenegro Nebojsa Kaludjerovic January 18, 2017 Ref  
 Morocco Lalla Joumala Alaoui April 24, 2017 Ref [111]
 Mozambique Carlos Dos Santos January 28, 2016 Ref [112]
Myanmar (see Burma)        
 Namibia Martin Andjaba September 16, 2010 Ref [113]
 Nauru Marlene Inemwin Moses February 10, 2006    
   Nepal Arjun Kumar Karki May 18, 2015 Ref [114]
 Netherlands Hendrick Jan Jurriaan Schuwer September 17, 2015 Ref [115]
 New Zealand Rosemary Banks November 12, 2018 Ref [116]
 Nicaragua Francisco Campbell February 21, 2010 Ref  
 Niger Hassana Alidou February 23, 2015 Ref [117]
 Nigeria Sylvanus Adiewere Nsofor November 29, 2017 Ref [118]
 North Korea[6]        
 Norway Kåre Reidar Aas September 17, 2013 Ref [119]
 Oman Hunaina Sultan Ahmed Al Mughairy November 9, 2005 Ref  
 Pakistan Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry April 24, 2018 Ref [120]
 Palau Hersey Kyota November 12, 1997   [121]
 Panama Emanuel Arturo Gonzalez Revilla Lince September 18, 2014   [122]
 Papua New Guinea Rupa A Mulina March 10, 2014   [123]
 Paraguay German Hugo Rojas Irigoyen January 28, 2016 Ref [124]
 Peru Carlos Jose Pareja Rios September 16, 2016 Ref [125]
 Philippines Jose Manuel Del Gallego Romualdez November 29, 2017 Ref [126]
 Poland Piotr Wilczek January 18, 2017 Ref [127]
 Portugal Domingos Teixeira De Abreu Fezas Vital January 28, 2016 Ref [128]
 Qatar Meshal Hamad Al Thani April 24, 2017 Ref [129]
 Romania George Cristian Maior September 17, 2015 Ref [130]
 Russian Federation Anatoly Antonov September 8, 2017 Ref [131]
 Rwanda Mathilde Mukantabana July 18, 2013 Ref [132]
 Saint Kitts and Nevis Thelma Phillip-Browne January 28, 2016   [133]
 Saint Lucia Anton Edsel Edmunds September 8, 2017    
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Lou-Anne Gaylene Gilchrist January 18, 2017   [134]
 Samoa Ali'ioaiga Feturi Elisaia December 4, 2003    
 San Marino Damiano Beleffi July 21, 2017    
 São Tomé and Príncipe Carlos Filomeno Azevedo Agostinho das Neves December 3, 2013    
 Saudi Arabia Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud July 21, 2017 Ref [135]
 Senegal Babacar Diagne November 18, 2014 Ref  
 Serbia Derd Matkovic February 23, 2015 Ref [136]
 Seychelles Ronald Jean Jumeau September 8, 2017    
 Sierra Leone Bockari Kortu Stevens March 28, 2008 Ref [137]
 Singapore Ashok Kumar Mirpuri July 30, 2012 Ref [138]
 Slovakia Ivan Korčok August 2018 Ref [139]
 Slovenia Stanislav Vidovic July 21, 2017 Ref [140]
 Solomon Islands Robert Sisilo July 21, 2017    
 Somalia Ahmed Isse Awad September 17, 2015   [141]
 South Africa Mninwa Johannes Mahlangu February 23, 2015 Ref [142]
 South Korea Cho Yoon-je November 29, 2017 Ref [143]
 South Sudan Garang Diing Akuong February 23, 2015   [144]
 Spain Pedro Morenes Eulate April 24, 2017 Ref [145]
 Sri Lanka Prasad Kariyawasam July 14, 2014 Ref [146]
 Sudan Vacant
Maowia Osman Khalid Mohammed, Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
January 31, 2014 Ref [147]
 Suriname Niermala Sakoentala Badrising July 21, 2017   [148]
 Swaziland Njabuliso Busisiwe Sikhulile Gwebu April 24, 2018 Ref  
 Sweden Karin Olofsdotter September 8, 2017 Ref [149]
  Switzerland Martin Werner Dahinden November 18, 2014 Ref [150]
 Syrian Arab Republic Vacant Ref [151]
 Tajikistan Farod Salim May 21, 2014 Ref [152]
 Tanzania Wilson Mutagaywa Masilingi September 17, 2015 Ref [153]
 Thailand Pisan Manawapat February 23, 2015 Ref [154]
 Timor-Leste Domingos Sarmento Alves May 21, 2014 Ref [155]
 Togo Frederic Edem Hegbe April 24, 2017 Ref [156]
 Tonga Mahe Uliuli Sandhurst Tupouniua September 17, 2013    
 Trinidad and Tobago Anthony Wayne Jerome Phillips Spencer June 27, 2016 Ref [157]
 Tunisia Faycal Gouia May 18, 2015 Ref  
 Turkey Serder Kilic May 21, 2014 Ref [158]
 Turkmenistan Meret B. Orazov February 14, 2001 Ref [159]
 Tuvalu Samuelu Laloniu July 21, 2017    
 Uganda Sebujja Mull Katende September 8, 2017 Ref [160]
 Ukraine Valeriy Chaly August 3, 2015 Ref [161]
 United Arab Emirates Yousef Al Otaiba July 25, 2008 Ref [162]
 United Kingdom Nigel Kim Darroch January 28, 2016 Ref [163]
 Uruguay Carlos Gianelli Derois August 3, 2015 Ref [164]
 Uzbekistan Javlon Vakhabov November 29, 2018 Ref [165]
 Vanuatu Odo Tevi September 8, 2017    
 Venezuela Vacant[7][8]
Maximilien Sanchez Arvelaiz, Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
July 28, 2014 Ref [166]
 Vietnam Pham Quang Vinh February 23, 2015 Ref [167]
 Yemen Ahmed Awad Ahmed bin Mubarak August 3, 2015 Ref [168]
 Zambia Ngosa Simbyakula November 29, 2017 Ref [169]
 Zimbabwe Ammon Mutembwa November 18, 2014 Ref [170]

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NotesEdit

  1. ^ The date the ambassador presented his credentials to the U.S. government. Order of precedence within the diplomatic corps is determined by the date of presentation of credentials. Source: U.S. Department of State: Diplomatic List, dated January 27, 2017
  2. ^ On September 11, 2008, the U.S. State Department declared the Bolivian ambassador, Gustavo Guzman, persona non grata and expelled him from the U.S. This measure was taken in retaliation for Bolivia's expulsion of the U.S. Ambassador, Philip Goldberg. Source: U.S. State Dep’t: “U.S. Declares Bolivian Ambassador Persona Non Grata (PNG)”, Bloomberg.com: “U.S. Ousts Bolivian Ambassador in Tit-for-Tat With Morales”
  3. ^ The United States does not maintain diplomatic relations with Iran. The Iran interests section of the Embassy of Pakistan represents Iran's interests.
  4. ^ The Iran interests section of the website of the Embassy of Pakistan.
  5. ^ The ambassador of Luxembourg to the U.S. is also accredited to Canada and Mexico. Source: Embassy of Luxembourg in Washington Archived 2009-03-22 at the Wayback Machine
  6. ^ The United States does not maintain diplomatic relations with North Korea.
  7. ^ On September 12, 2008, Venezuelan Ambassador Bernardo Álvarez Herrera was declared persona non grata by the U.S. government and he was recalled by the government of Venezuela. Source: U.S. Department of State: “U.S. Declares Venezuelan Ambassador Persona Non Grata”
  8. ^ Sources: U.S. Department of State: Background Notes: Venezuela , Embassy of Venezuela in Washington: Chargé d’Affaires

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