Edward Hurwitz

Edward Hurwitz
1st United States Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan
In office
September 17, 1992 – October 11, 1994
President George H. W. Bush
Preceded by Diplomatic relations established
Succeeded by Eileen A. Malloy
United States Ambassador to Afghanistan
Acting, as chargé d'affaires
In office
June 1983 – March 1986
President Ronald Reagan
Preceded by Hawthorne Q. Mills (Acting)
Succeeded by James Maurice Ealum (Acting)
Personal details
Born 1931 (age 88–89)
Profession Diplomat, Career Ambassador

Edward Hurwitz (born 1931) is an American diplomat. From 1983 to 1986 he was the U.S. chargé d'affaires in Afghanistan, and he served as the first U.S. ambassador to Kyrgyzstan, from 1992 to 1994.[1]


  1. ^ Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia The Political Graveyard
Diplomatic posts
Preceded by
Hawthorne Q. Mills
U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan

1983– 1986
Succeeded by
James Maurice Ealum
Preceded by
None (Position Created)
U.S. Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan
1992 – 1994
Succeeded by
Eileen Malloy

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