Huge Number Of U.S. Ambassador Posts Still Haven't Been Filled

Published: Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 3:54pm
Updated: Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 3:58pm

President-elect Donald Trump did something uncommon — though not unprecedented — when he asked all of President Obama’s appointed ambassadors to resign in January. A huge number of the posts still haven’t been filled, which has caused concerns among some in the foreign policy establishment.

How does that affect U.S. relations with other nations — including allies and adversaries?

To talk about that, we were joined by former U.S. ambassador to Romania Jim Rosapepe.

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