US Ambassador John Bass completes his mission in Georgia

US Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Georgia, John Basshas completed his mission in the country and in the next few days willleave Georgia, News-Georgia reports, referring to a spokesman for theUS Embassy.John R. Bass officially began his duties in the autumn of 2009.The next ambassador will become Richard Norland, who has worked as USAmbassador to Uzbekistan, and before that worked at the US Embassy inAfghanistan, as well as in Latvia and Russia.

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