Richard N. Haass

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Birthday
28, 1951
Birthplace
New York
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Birthday
28, 1951 (age 67)
Birthplace
New York

About

United States diplomat who became president of the Council on Foreign Relations in 2003. He had previously served as Director of Policy Planning for the American State Department and as United States Special Envoy for Northern Ireland.

Before Fame

His work during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm earned him a 1991 Presidential Citizens Medal.

Trivia

For his efforts to accelerate the peace process in Northern Ireland, he received the State Department's Distinguished Service Award.

Family Life

He married Susan Mercandetti in 1990.

Associated With

He worked closely with Secretary of State Colin Powell.

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