envoy : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a diplomat having less authority than an ambassador
- n someone sent on a mission to represent the interests of someone else
- n a brief stanza concluding certain forms of poetry
- China's presidential envoy met with North Korea's top nuclear strategist amid intensifying international efforts to persuade Pyongyang to return to stalled six-nation talks on its .
- The State Department's new envoy to North Korea comes with a good understanding of what the job will take.
- Washington's special envoy to the Mideast on Wednesday wrapped up his second meeting this week with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu without reaching an agreement on .
News & Articles
- Egyptian envoy calls on Pope to improve relations with Islam
JNS.org JERUSALEM (JNS.org) — An envoy from Egypt’s Al-Azhar University, one of the highest centers of learning in the Islamic world, has called on Pope Francis to declare Islam as a “peaceful religion” in order to restore ties between the world’s two largest faiths.
June 15, 2013 - The Bristol Press
- LG Envoy II (U.S. Cellular)
Editor's Rating: User Rating: Good: The LG Envoy II has an extremely user-friendly interface and several shortcut buttons to launch frequently used applications. Bad: The Envoy II has a grainy display with a narrow viewing angle, a nonstandard headset jack, and its power/end button is inconveniently located. Bottom Line: With its low-end specs and mediocre camera, the Envoy II isn't worth buying ...
June 15, 2013 - CNET
- US envoy: Nations should 'close ranks' on NKorea
WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. envoy said Friday the only way to get nuclear North Korea to disarm is for nations to "close ranks" and demand it.
June 14, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
- Stephen Harper in Vancouver Sun
And [the new US Middle East envoy] George Mitchell is somebody of enormous stature. He is one of the few people who have international experience brokering peace deals. And so what I told him is start by listening, because all too often the United... Barack Obama http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barack_Obama&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHQ0yfPaaXFGqLKymRgcres0I2nuA RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.rferl.org/Content/Obama_Tells_Muslims_That_Americans_Are_Not_Your_Enemy/1375281.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNE7-4Voy6r0_Ek67RIAWYmAaUgwhg Jan 27, 2009
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- Nicolas Sarkozy in CNN
I have an envoy who spoke to the authorities who are closest to the Dalai Lama,Sarkozy said. "I want dialogue to begin, and I will gauge my response on the response that the Chinese authorities give."