High Commissioner (Commonwealth)
In the Commonwealth of Nations, a High Commissioner is the senior diplomat (generally ranking as ambassador) in charge of the diplomatic mission of one Commonwealth government to another.
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... As sixteen Commonwealthmembers, known as the Commonwealthrealms, share the same monarch as Sovereign Head of state (currently Her Majesty Queen ... A HighCommissioner from one Commonwealthrealm to another carries a simple and often informal letter of introduction from his head of government (Prime Minister) to the head of government (Prime ... in the formal titles of envoys to foreign and Commonwealthstates e.g ...
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