Senate confirms Tueller as US ambassador to Iraq

Friday 17th May 2019 - 15:35

Senate confirms Tueller as US ambassador to Iraq

INA – BAGHDAD

US Senate confirmed on Thursday the nomination of Matthew Tueller as the new ambassador to Baghdad.

Tueller was a former ambassador to Yemen, and a former diplomat in Iraq between 2007 and 2008.

He held a B.A. from Brigham Young University and a M.P.P. from Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Noting that Tueller speakes Arabic language as well.