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Jonathan Cohen
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United States Ambassador to Egypt
Assumed office
November 17, 2019
President Donald Trump
Preceded by Robert S. Beecroft
United States Deputy Ambassador to the United Nations
In office
June 8, 2018 – November 17, 2019
President Donald Trump
Joe Biden
Leader Nikki Haley
Kelly Craft
Preceded by Kelley Eckels Currie (acting)
Succeeded by Richard M. Mills Jr.
Acting United States Ambassador to the United Nations
In office
January 1, 2019 – September 12, 2019
President Donald Trump
Preceded by Nikki Haley
Succeeded by Kelly Craft
Personal details
Born Palo Alto, California, U.S.
Alma mater Princeton University (BA)

Jonathan R. Cohen is an American diplomat. He was the acting United States Ambassador to the United Nations from January 1, 2019 to September 10, 2019, replacing Nikki Haley. Before, he was a Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, from August 2016 to June 2018.

Cohen was nominated by President Donald Trump in early 2018 to become United States Deputy Representative to the United Nations and was unanimously confirmed by the Senate on May 24, 2018.

On April 11, 2019, President Trump nominated Cohen to be Ambassador of the United States to Egypt.

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