Biden names Lynn Tracy as new US Ambassador to Russia – DW – 9/21/2022

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US President Joe Biden Lynn Tracy, who currently heads the US diplomatic mission in Armenia, has been appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Russian Federation. That was announced on Wednesday, September 21 on the website of the White House.

The statement states that Tracy speaks Russian and is a regular member of the diplomatic service. Before being sworn in as ambassador to Yerevan in 2019, she was a senior adviser to Russia at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Office of European and Eurasian Affairs. From 2014 to 2017, Tracey was deputy head US Diplomatic Missions in Moscow. Before that, she held various diplomatic positions in Central and South Asia.

US Ambassador to Moscow John Sullivan ended his tenure amid heightened tensions between the two countriesby means of Russia’s wars against Ukraine and left Moscow on September 4. Until the arrival of Sullivan’s successor, Elizabeth Rude acts as Chargé d’affaires at the US Embassy in Moscow. Lynn Tracy becomes the first woman to head the US Embassy in Moscow. The timing of her arrival in Moscow has not been reported.

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