In the Loop: Derek Mitchell

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 05/17/2012

Derek Mitchell picked for ambassador to Burma

Asia expert Derek Mitchell, now special representative for Burma, is the administration’s nominee for ambassador.

By Al Kamen  |  03:01 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma, sanctions, Nobel Peace Prize, Derek Mitchell, ambassador, restrictions, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the Loop

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 04/03/2012

Obama ‘soon’ to pick ambassador to Burma

The weekend’s huge election victory of democracy champion and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi opens the door for a new ambassador to Burma.

By Al Kamen  |  12:46 PM ET, 04/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aung San Suu Kyi, Suu Kyi, Burma, Rangoon, Hillary Clinton, Luc Besson, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, Melanne Verveer, Kurt Campbell, Derek Mitchell, Motion Picture Association of America, In the Loop