|Ambassador Larry Palmer and his wife, Lucille, pose with Acting Governor General, Elliott Belgrave, after presenting his credentials at Government House. (C.Pitt/BGIS)|
The new United States Ambassador to Barbados, Larry Leon Palmer, presented his credentials to Acting Governor General, the Hon. Elliott Belgrave, in a short ceremony at Government House yesterday. A career member of the US Senior Foreign Service, Ambassador Palmer previously served as US Ambassador to the Republic of Honduras and as his country’s?? Charge D’Affaires in Ecuador. He has had other diplomatic postings in the Dominican Republic, Uruguay, Paraguay, Korea, and Sierra Leone.
|New US Ambassador, Larry Palmer, is in discussion with Acting Governor-General, Elliott Belgrave, after presenting the Head of State with his letters of credence. (C.Pitt/BGIS)|
The US envoy will be based in Bridgetown, but will be accredited to the English-speaking Eastern Caribbean.