persona non grata

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persona non grata

an unwelcome diplomat who must accordingly leave the host country.
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The story is well known: Since the end of the Ottoman Empire, within the nationalist madness, all Greeks of Asia Minor were declared personae non gratae.
30, Venezuela declared three high-ranking diplomats from the US Embassy in Caracas personae non gratae and expelled them.
authorization of the government of Azerbaijan" as well as publication of a list of people declared personae non gratae by the Ministry of
On the federal scene, we were stunned on September 7, 2012, to hear our Minister of Foreign Affairs, John Baird, announce that Canada was closing its embassy in Iran and declare all remaining Iranian diplomats in Canada personae non gratae.