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Demise of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke

New Delhi

The news of the untimely demise of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke has come as a great shock. An accomplished diplomat, he served his country and the cause of international peace and security, with distinction and exceptional insight, in his long and eventful career. He leaves behind a number of friends and admirers in India and indeed the world over. Our heartfelt condolences to members of his family and friends.