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Richard Williamson

Former Brookings Expert

Richard Williamson, President George W. Bush's special envoy to Sudan from 2008 to 2009 and nonresident senior fellow with Brookings, passed away December 8, 2013. He was 64. Williamson was a partner in the law firm of Winston & Strawn, but also served as a U.S. diplomat and aide to three Republican presidents.

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