To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Languages
Recent
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

Avra M. Warren

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Avra Milvin Warren (August 26, 1893 – January 23, 1957) served as the United States Ambassador to four countries and minister to three (although he served as Minister and later Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, so only six countries total).

Warren was born in Ilchester, Howard County, Maryland. He served in the United States Army during World War I. He was appointed US Counsul at Cape Hatien in 1922, then served in Karachi, Pakistan, Nairobi, Kenya and St. John's, Newfoundland (all at the time part of the British) empire. In 1931 he was made US Counsul in Buenos Aires. In 1932 he was advanced to the office of Consul General in that city in which office he served until 1935. As of 1941 Warren was the chief of the Visa Division of the United States State Department.[1] From 1942-1943 Warren served as United States Minister to the Dominican Republic, and then as Ambassador there from 1943-1944. In 1944-1945 Warren served as US Ambassador to Panama. He then served From 1945-1947 as US Minister to New Zealand. From 1947-1950 he was US Minister to Finland. From 1950-1952 Warren was United States Ambassador to Pakistan and then from 1953-1956 he was United States Ambassador to Turkey.

Warren married Mary Nicols Newman in 1923.

During his time as Chief of the Visa Division, Warren had earned the reputation in conjunction with Breckinridge Long, assistant secretary of state, of enforcing stringent immigration controls and of delaying where they could not deny acceptance of refugees from Nazi persecution. Max Nussbaum, former Rabbi from Berlin, writes in his testimony to Yad Vashem on June 30, 1958: "During those days after the outbreak of war, the American Vice consul Warren was the greatest misfortune for the Jews in Berlin. Inherently, emigration at that time was still possible since the USA had not yet entered the war and the Germans still approved applications. However, Warren sabotaged the whole emigration procedure and he is responsible for the death of hundreds of Jews since he declined to issue an already granted visa on the day it was needed for technical reasons. He postponed the issuance of the visa with the result that in the meantime the candidate for emigration was deported into a concentration camp."[2]

He died in Dallas, Texas on January 23, 1957.[3]

YouTube Encyclopedic

  • 1/2
    Views:
    1 474
    588 549
  • ✪ Pravi momenat za napad - SUTTLES vs AVRAM - Nimzowitsch odbrana # 550
  • ✪ A life of purpose | Rick Warren

Transcription

Sources

  1. ^ Allen Wells. Tropical Zion: General Trujillo, FDA and the Jews of Sosua (Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 2009) p. 106
  2. ^ Yad Vashem file 3549470 (K.J. Ball-Kaduri – Collection of Testimonies and Reports of German Jewry), also Willard Allen Fletcher and Jean Tucker Fletcher, "Defiant Diplomat George Platt Waller - American Consul in Nazi-Occupied Luxembourg", 1939-1941,University Of Delaware, 2012, p. 95
  3. ^ "Avra Warren, 63, diplomat, is dead". New York Times. Associated Press. January 24, 1957. Retrieved September 26, 2015.
Diplomatic posts
Preceded by
himself
United States Ambassador to the Dominican Republic
1943–1944
Succeeded by
Ellis O. Briggs
Preceded by
H. Merle Cochran
United States Ambassador to Pakistan
1950–1952
Succeeded by
John M. Cabot
Preceded by
George C. McGhee
United States Ambassador to Turkey
1953–1956
Succeeded by
Fletcher Warren
This page was last edited on 20 February 2020, at 23:03
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.