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Egypt expelled the Turkish ambassador last year, prompting Ankara to declare the Egyptian envoy in Turkey persona non grata.Turkey Takes in ‘Terrorists’ from the Muslim Brotherhood|Thomas Seibert|September 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A Russian envoy reportedly played a role persuading the rebels in Slovyansk to let them go.Carnage in Ukraine: Dozens of Pro-Russia Activists Die in Odessa|Jamie Dettmer|May 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And, oh, by the way, they only speak to the dealer, United Nations envoy Lakhdar Brahimi, not to each other.
Former Senator and U.S. Envoy George Mitchell joins other top Washington players to deconstruct the shutdown crisis.
Since then, Ford has served as the envoy in exile to the fractious Syrian opposition.
The Maid had by her first triumph given the "sign" so oft demanded of her that she was truly the envoy of God.The Executioner's Knife|Eugne Sue
But evidently the envoy had something to add, for he waited.Quo Vadis|Henryk Sienkiewicz
But to attribute to Chaucer the fourth line of the Envoy seems hazardous.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
The young man laughed, and would come down to Sloane street with another story of his success as an envoy of the distant king.
The Envoy was very displeased at having to leave the Circuit House.Life in an Indian Outpost|Gordon Casserly