Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) said Wednesday the Turkish Ambassador in Washington, D.C., Nabi Sensoy, made a request to return to Ankara on Tuesday and that his request was approved.
His excellency Sensoy's tenure in Washington, D.C. was to end in the first half of 2010 due to age limit. Sensoy's request to return to Ankara was approved and a new appointment will be made by the MFA to Washington, D.C. in the next several days, the spokesman of the Turkish MFA said.

Sensoy began serving as the Turkish Ambassador in Washington, D.C. in January, 2006.

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