Mormon RM called to a new mission — as ambassador to Iraq

by | Sep. 14, 2012

It seems that returned Mormon missionaries make good U.S. ambassadors.

President Barack Obama this week nominated Robert S. Beecroft, a Brigham Young University graduate who served a two-year LDS Church mission to Argentina, as the new U.S. ambassador to Iraq. From 2008 to 2011, Beecroft was the ambassador to Jordan.

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