Richard Schmierer

Richard Schmierer

Richard J. Schmierer is a United States diplomat. He currently serves as the United States Ambassador to Oman. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Richard Schmierer has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2008 Call-In as a Director for the Iraq Affairs of the Department of State. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 457 views per program as a Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Near Eastern Affairs of the Department of State.

Appearances by Title:


Ambassador, Oman, United States August 20, 2009 - c. August 1, 2012 Videos: 2 Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Near Eastern Affairs, Department of State c. January 1, 2008 - c. August 20, 2009 Videos: 1 Director, Iraq Affairs, Department of State c. July 1, 2007 - c. January 1, 2008 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Counterterrorism Strategy

    Counterterrorism Strategy

    The Middle East Policy Council hosted a discussion on U.S.-Saudi efforts to combat terrorism. Panelists included the Saudi…

  • Africa Political, Economic and Security Issues

    Africa Political, Economic and Security Issues

    Witnesses testified on political, economic and security issues in Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Libya. Panel One: Alina…

  • Oil-Dependent Economies

    Oil-Dependent Economies

    A panel of U.S. ambassadors discussed the economies of Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, and other Arab countries. Ambassador James…

  • Iraq War: Five Years Later

    Iraq War: Five Years Later

    Participating by remote connection from the State Department, Richard Schmierer talked about the status of the war in Iraq…

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