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Jean-David Levitte is a French diplomat, currently the French ambassador to the United States.
Between 1981 and 1984 Levitte was the Adviser to the Permanent Mission of France at the United Nations in New York. Between 1988 and 1990, he was the ambassador and permanent representative of France at the United Nations in Geneva, a post which he filled again from 2000 to 2002. Levitte handled several international negotiations, including the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1441 on Iraq.