According to the White House, Donald Armin Blome has been named as the new US Ambassador to Pakistan. Donald Blome has previously been the US Ambassador to Tunisia.
The White House states that Donald Bloom is a senior member of the Foreign Service, has served as consul general in Israel, and as a political consulate at the Kabul embassy.
Donald Blome has also served in Cairo, Baghdad, and Kuwait. He has been the US Charge d’Affaires for Libya, the Consulate General at the Israeli Consulate in Occupied Jerusalem, and the Political Consulate of the Multinational Force Engagement Cell in Baghdad.
According to the White House, Blome has completed his educated at the University of Michigan and can speak Arabic.
The Senate has yet to approve Blome’s appointment as ambassador to Pakistan which is expected to be approved soon.
It should be noted that there has been no US ambassador to Pakistan for a long time and Angela Eagle is currently serving as the Charge d’Affaires.
As per reports, Donald Armin Blome has a lot of experience and his appointment will be a bridge between Pakistan and United States.