Richard Holbrooke, diplomat, dies

14th December 2010, Comments 0 comments

Richard Holbrooke, President Barack Obama’s point man for US policy in Afghanistan and Pakistan, has died, aged 69. Obama called him “simply one of the giants of American foreign policy”. Holbrooke served every Democratic president since Lyndon Johnson, helped to write the leaked Defense Department report on the Vietnam War that came to be known ...

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