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Usa Ambassador To United Nations (Diplomatic Immunity)

Volume 389: debated on Wednesday 12 May 1943

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asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether diplomatic immunity has been granted to the American Ambassador to the United Nations, whose war effort is directed from London; and, if so, in respect of which nations?

His Excellency the Hon. Anthony J. Drexel Biddle, Junior, enjoys diplomatic immunity in his capacity as Ambassador of the United States accredited to the Belgian, Netherlands, Norwegian; Polish and Yugoslav Governments established in this country, and as Minister to the Czechoslovak Government. Mr. Biddle is also accredited as Ambassador to the Greek Government.