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2005-10-14 16:01:13

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush on Friday nominated Alejandro Daniel Wolff to serve as deputy to U.N. Ambassador John Bolton, a post that puts him second in command of the more than 100 staff at the U.S. mission to the United Nations. Wolff is a foreign service officer who has been deputy chief of mission in the U.S. Embassy in Paris for the past four years. Before that, he was an executive assistant to former secretaries of state Madeleine Albright and Colin Powell....

2005-08-02 15:20:23

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - John Bolton presented his credentials as the new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations on Tuesday and immediately called on key envoys, with many curious to see whether he remained a combative critic of the world body. No U.N. ambassador can ignore a chief American representative but several reminded reporters that give and take was essential to the diplomatic game, an oblique reference to Bolton's reputation as an outspoken sparring partner,...

2005-08-02 14:55:51

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - John Bolton presented his credentials as the new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations on Tuesday and immediately called on key envoys, with many curious to see whether he remained a combative critic of the world body. No U.N. ambassador can ignore a chief American representative but several reminded reporters that give and take was essential to the diplomatic game, an oblique reference to Bolton's reputation as an outspoken sparring partner,...


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  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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