In 2008 he was behind the kidnapping of two Canadians, one of whom was the former U.N. Niger envoy Robert Fowler.
Egypt expelled the Turkish ambassador last year, prompting Ankara to declare the Egyptian envoy in Turkey persona non grata.
As his envoy jumpstarts peace talks, Richard Wolffe reports on Obama's plans to win the ally back.
President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton should have stood behind their envoy.
My job was to actually draft the ceasefire and serve as liaison with Arafat's envoy in the process—Hani al-Hassan.
So this envoy met with a wandering physician at Engaddi, ha!
The envoy had not reached Cadiz when Bthencourt landed at the fort on Lancerota.
And there's an envoy from Sypolis arrived; some think the Assembly has broken up; they were all at daggers drawn.
He was exceedingly chagrined by the cruel blunder perpetrated by his envoy.
He declined to receive the envoy, and ordered a blockade of all the factories.
"messenger," 1660s, from French envoyé "messenger," literally "one sent" (12c.), noun use of past participle of envoyer "send," from Vulgar Latin *inviare "send on one's way," from Latin in "on" (see in- (2)) + via "road" (see via (adv.)). The same French word was borrowed in Middle English to mean "a stanza of a poem sending it off to find readers" (late 14c.).