Ambassador-Designate John B. Emerson Arrives in Germany

John B. Emerson family photo

Ambassador-Designate to Germany John B. Emerson arrived with his family in Berlin.  After introducing himself and his family he made brief remarks to the media:

Excerpt from remarks: ” I am honored to soon begin my responsibilities as the Ambassador of the United States.  I look forward to presenting my credentials to President Gauck and to representing our country to the government and the people of the Federal Republic of Germany.  I am deeply appreciative of the confidence that President Obama and Secretary of State Kerry have placed in me.”