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* After helping to neutralize the Parliament Hill shooter, Sergeant-At-Arms and former RCMP Chief Superintendent Kevin Vickers was appointed the Canadian Ambassador to Ireland in January 2015. In May 2016, he was at a ceremony honoring British soldiers killed in the Easter Rising when they were interrupted by a protester. Vickers grabbed the protester and dragged him away from the ceremony to hand him over to the police. [[RuleOfCautiousEditingJudgment While this proved controversial]] [[UsefulNotes/TheIrishQuestion for obvious]] [[UsefulNotes/TheIrishRevolution historical reasons,]] it should be noted that Vickers was a hair shy of 60 at the time, yet the protester tried to get away when he saw the Ambassador bearing down on him.

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* After helping to neutralize the Parliament Hill shooter, Sergeant-At-Arms and former RCMP Chief Superintendent Kevin Vickers was appointed the Canadian Ambassador to Ireland in January 2015. In May 2016, he was at a ceremony honoring British soldiers killed in the Easter Rising when they were interrupted by a protester. Vickers grabbed the protester and dragged him away from the ceremony to hand him over to the police. [[RuleOfCautiousEditingJudgment [[Administrivia/RuleOfCautiousEditingJudgment While this proved controversial]] [[UsefulNotes/TheIrishQuestion for obvious]] [[UsefulNotes/TheIrishRevolution historical reasons,]] it should be noted that Vickers was a hair shy of 60 at the time, yet the protester tried to get away when he saw the Ambassador bearing down on him.


* Raiden from the ''Film/MortalKombat'' films serves as a mediator between mortals and the elder deities, eventually fighting alongside mortals.

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* Raiden from the ''Film/MortalKombat'' films ''Film/MortalKombatTheMovie'' and ''Film/MortalKombatAnnihilation'' serves as a mediator between mortals and the elder deities, eventually fighting alongside mortals.


*** And his father is the formidable, nigh-legendary Sarek of Vulcan. Who, while he very much would prefer not to, is entirely capable of using the ancient martial art of Tal-Shaya to [[PressurePoint kill with a single touch]] if necessary.

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*** And his father is the formidable, nigh-legendary Sarek of Vulcan. Who, while he very much would prefer not to, is entirely capable of using the ancient martial art of Tal-Shaya to [[PressurePoint kill with a single touch]] if necessary. We also see a younger Sarek fight quite capably in ''Series/StarTrekDiscovery''.


** Case in point: in ''Discworld/TheFifthElephant'', Vimes is given a diplomatic mission to {{Uberwald}}. He brings along Cheery Littlebottom (an [[RealWomenNeverWearDresses openly female dwarf]]) as well as Detritus (an [[FantasticRacism unlicensed troll]]) as his "cultural attache". For reference, this is like bringing a transvestite and Mossad agent to Tehran. In the same book Vimes solves a crime that could have plunged the region into war and kills several werewolves with his bare hands.

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** Case in point: in ''Discworld/TheFifthElephant'', Vimes is given a diplomatic mission to {{Uberwald}}. He brings along Cheery Littlebottom (an [[RealWomenNeverWearDresses openly female dwarf]]) as well as Detritus (an [[FantasticRacism unlicensed troll]]) as his "cultural attache". For reference, this is like bringing a transvestite and Mossad agent to Tehran. In the same book Vimes solves a crime that could have plunged the region into war and kills several werewolves with his bare hands.[[note]]He's later told, by Angua, that [[spoiler:the werewolves were holding back a bit to make "The Game" a bit more fun, but]] his bare-handed 'self defense' was certain better than what Skinner was able to do...[[/note]]



''Literature/{{Ringworld}}'': Speaker-To-Animals was on Earth as an embassy legate because by the standards of his ProudWarriorRace, the [[CatFolk Kzinti]], he was embarrassingly meek and ineffectual (which is also why he had a title instead of a name). However, a 'meek' Kzin suited for diplomacy (a concept that the Kzin hadn't even had until the humans beat it into their heads) is still a three meter tall feline engine of destruction with a hair-trigger temper. This 'docile' Kzin's first act in the novel was to scream in rage and threaten to attack Nessus, a representative of the herbivorous Pierson's Puppeteers, after the latter had deliberately insulted the Kzinti. During the expedition, he twice tried to seize control of the ship, and has to restrained by his companions from going LeeroyJenkins on a number of occasions.

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* ''Literature/{{Ringworld}}'': Speaker-To-Animals was on Earth as an embassy legate because by the standards of his ProudWarriorRace, the [[CatFolk Kzinti]], he was embarrassingly meek and ineffectual (which is also why he had a title instead of a name). However, a 'meek' Kzin suited for diplomacy (a concept that the Kzin hadn't even had until the humans beat it into their heads) is still a three meter tall feline engine of destruction with a hair-trigger temper. This 'docile' Kzin's first act in the novel was to scream in rage and threaten to attack Nessus, a representative of the herbivorous Pierson's Puppeteers, after the latter had deliberately insulted the Kzinti. During the expedition, he twice tried to seize control of the ship, and has to restrained by his companions from going LeeroyJenkins on a number of occasions.

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*** Duchess Sybil Vimes is more traditionally diplomatic than her husband, but just as capable of caving a werewolf's head in with the iron bar she pulled out of the window she just climbed out of.


** Palpatine could be considered an evil version before TheReveal, being Naboo's representative on the Senate. (Of course, no-one actually ''knew'' what he was capable of then.)

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** Palpatine [[BigBad Palpatine]] could be considered an evil version before TheReveal, being Naboo's representative on the Senate. (Of course, no-one actually ''knew'' what he was capable of then.)



* Quercus Alba of ''VisualNovel/AceAttorneyInvestigationsMilesEdgeworth'', an ambassador who previously served his country in war, [[RetiredBadass even if he's past his prime]]. [[spoiler:While certainly putting the AssInAmbassador, he manages to kill a man half his age in a fight while barely getting scratched while said man came at him with a knife longer than Alba's. Also, being able [[MarathonBoss to fend off Edgeworth's arguments for so long]] and ''having his own '''Objection!''' clip'' despite not being a practitioner of law has to count for something, right?]]

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* Quercus Alba of ''VisualNovel/AceAttorneyInvestigationsMilesEdgeworth'', an ambassador who previously served his country in war, [[RetiredBadass even if he's past his prime]]. [[spoiler:While certainly [[spoiler:[[BigBad While certainly]] [[EvilOldFolks putting the the]] AssInAmbassador, he manages to kill a man half his age in a fight while barely getting scratched while when said man came at him with a knife longer than Alba's. Also, being able [[MarathonBoss to fend off Edgeworth's arguments for so long]] and ''having his own '''Objection!''' clip'' despite not being a practitioner of law has to count for something, right?]]


** Nessus, the mad Puppeteer, is in some ways even more BadAss than Speaker-To-Animals; after all, he's the member of a species noted for their cowardice, yet he not only baited, and then stood up to, a group of four Kzinti, he personally led the Ringworld expedition despite the tremendous danger involved. His people consider him AxCrazy for this. While he is not formally the ambassador to the UN, the rarity[[note]]About two hundred out of a population in the ''trillions''[[/note]] of Puppeteers who are willing to travel from their homeworld at all[[note]]to the point that, rather than escape a galaxy-wide disaster on ships, they ''began moving their homeworld'' to migrate to safety instead, with a collection of artificial stars and remotely-tended farming worlds orbiting it as it goes[[/note]] means any Puppeteer a human meets will have plenary diplomatic powers, as well as negotiating powers for the General Products Corporation.

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** Nessus, the mad Puppeteer, is in some ways even more BadAss badass than Speaker-To-Animals; after all, he's the member of a species noted for their cowardice, yet he not only baited, and then stood up to, a group of four Kzinti, he personally led the Ringworld expedition despite the tremendous danger involved. His people consider him AxCrazy for this. While he is not formally the ambassador to the UN, the rarity[[note]]About two hundred out of a population in the ''trillions''[[/note]] of Puppeteers who are willing to travel from their homeworld at all[[note]]to the point that, rather than escape a galaxy-wide disaster on ships, they ''began moving their homeworld'' to migrate to safety instead, with a collection of artificial stars and remotely-tended farming worlds orbiting it as it goes[[/note]] means any Puppeteer a human meets will have plenary diplomatic powers, as well as negotiating powers for the General Products Corporation.


''Literature/{{Ringworld}}'': Speaker-To-Animals was on Earth as an embassy legate because by the standards of his ProudWarriorRace, the [[CatFolk Kzinti]], he was embarrassing meek and ineffectual (which is also why he had a title instead of a name). However, a 'meek' Kzin suited for diplomacy (a concept that the Kzin hadn't even had until the humans beat it into their heads) is still a three meter tall feline engine of destruction with a hair-trigger temper. This 'docile' Kzin's first act in the novel was to scream in rage and threaten to attack Nessus, a representative of the herbivorous Pierson's Puppeteers, after the latter had deliberately insulted the Kzinti. During the expedition, he twice tried to seize control of the ship, and has to restrained by his companions from going LeeroyJenkins on a number of occasions.

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''Literature/{{Ringworld}}'': Speaker-To-Animals was on Earth as an embassy legate because by the standards of his ProudWarriorRace, the [[CatFolk Kzinti]], he was embarrassing embarrassingly meek and ineffectual (which is also why he had a title instead of a name). However, a 'meek' Kzin suited for diplomacy (a concept that the Kzin hadn't even had until the humans beat it into their heads) is still a three meter tall feline engine of destruction with a hair-trigger temper. This 'docile' Kzin's first act in the novel was to scream in rage and threaten to attack Nessus, a representative of the herbivorous Pierson's Puppeteers, after the latter had deliberately insulted the Kzinti. During the expedition, he twice tried to seize control of the ship, and has to restrained by his companions from going LeeroyJenkins on a number of occasions.


''Literature/{{Ringworld}}'': Speaker-To-Animals was on Earth as an embassy legate because by the standards of his ProudWarriorRace, the [[CatFolk Kzinti]], he was embarrassing meek and ineffectual (which is also why he had a title instead of a name). However, a 'meek' Kzin suited for diplomacy (a concept that the Kzin hadn't even had until the humans beat it into their heads) is still a three meter tall feline engine of destruction with a hair-trigger temper. This 'docile' Kzin's first act in the novel was to scream in rage and threaten to attack Nessus, a representative of the herbivorous Pierson's Puppeteers, after the latter had deliberately insulted the Kzinti.

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''Literature/{{Ringworld}}'': Speaker-To-Animals was on Earth as an embassy legate because by the standards of his ProudWarriorRace, the [[CatFolk Kzinti]], he was embarrassing meek and ineffectual (which is also why he had a title instead of a name). However, a 'meek' Kzin suited for diplomacy (a concept that the Kzin hadn't even had until the humans beat it into their heads) is still a three meter tall feline engine of destruction with a hair-trigger temper. This 'docile' Kzin's first act in the novel was to scream in rage and threaten to attack Nessus, a representative of the herbivorous Pierson's Puppeteers, after the latter had deliberately insulted the Kzinti. During the expedition, he twice tried to seize control of the ship, and has to restrained by his companions from going LeeroyJenkins on a number of occasions.


** Nessus, the mad Puppeteer, is in some ways even more BadAss than Speaker-To-Animals; after all, he's the member of a species noted for their cowardice, yet he not only baited, and then stood up to, a group of four Kzinti, he personally led the Ringworld expedition despite the tremendous danger involved. His people consider him AxCrazy for this. While he is not formally the ambassador to the UN, the rarity of Puppeteers who are willing to travel from their homeworld at all means any Puppeteer a human meets will have plenary diplomatic powers, as well as negotiating powers for the General Products Corporation.

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** Nessus, the mad Puppeteer, is in some ways even more BadAss than Speaker-To-Animals; after all, he's the member of a species noted for their cowardice, yet he not only baited, and then stood up to, a group of four Kzinti, he personally led the Ringworld expedition despite the tremendous danger involved. His people consider him AxCrazy for this. While he is not formally the ambassador to the UN, the rarity rarity[[note]]About two hundred out of a population in the ''trillions''[[/note]] of Puppeteers who are willing to travel from their homeworld at all all[[note]]to the point that, rather than escape a galaxy-wide disaster on ships, they ''began moving their homeworld'' to migrate to safety instead, with a collection of artificial stars and remotely-tended farming worlds orbiting it as it goes[[/note]] means any Puppeteer a human meets will have plenary diplomatic powers, as well as negotiating powers for the General Products Corporation.


** Nessus, the mad Puppeteer, is in some ways even more BadAss than Speaker-To-Animals; after all, he's the member of a species noted for their cowardice, yet he not only baited, and then stood up to, a group of four Kzinti, he personally led the Ringworld expedition despite the tremendous danger involved. His people consider him AxCrazy for this.

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** Nessus, the mad Puppeteer, is in some ways even more BadAss than Speaker-To-Animals; after all, he's the member of a species noted for their cowardice, yet he not only baited, and then stood up to, a group of four Kzinti, he personally led the Ringworld expedition despite the tremendous danger involved. His people consider him AxCrazy for this. While he is not formally the ambassador to the UN, the rarity of Puppeteers who are willing to travel from their homeworld at all means any Puppeteer a human meets will have plenary diplomatic powers, as well as negotiating powers for the General Products Corporation.

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''Literature/{{Ringworld}}'': Speaker-To-Animals was on Earth as an embassy legate because by the standards of his ProudWarriorRace, the [[CatFolk Kzinti]], he was embarrassing meek and ineffectual (which is also why he had a title instead of a name). However, a 'meek' Kzin suited for diplomacy (a concept that the Kzin hadn't even had until the humans beat it into their heads) is still a three meter tall feline engine of destruction with a hair-trigger temper. This 'docile' Kzin's first act in the novel was to scream in rage and threaten to attack Nessus, a representative of the herbivorous Pierson's Puppeteers, after the latter had deliberately insulted the Kzinti.
** Nessus, the mad Puppeteer, is in some ways even more BadAss than Speaker-To-Animals; after all, he's the member of a species noted for their cowardice, yet he not only baited, and then stood up to, a group of four Kzinti, he personally led the Ringworld expedition despite the tremendous danger involved. His people consider him AxCrazy for this.


* Ken Taylor, the Canadian ambassador to Iran during the revolution there, deserves mention here. When six Americans escaped as the Iranians stormed the American embassy in Tehran, he took them in and hid them in his residence for weeks while the Canadian government and the CIA figured out a way to get them home. Taylor also scouted landing sites for Operation Eagle Claw, the failed attempt to rescue the hostages. Although Taylor may not have been an action-hero warrior, the courage it took to do what he did definitely qualifies him as an Ambadassador, and his efforts were featured in the film ''{{Argo}}''.

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* Ken Taylor, the Canadian ambassador to Iran during the revolution there, deserves mention here. When six Americans escaped as the Iranians stormed the American embassy in Tehran, he took them in and hid them in his residence for weeks while the Canadian government and the CIA figured out a way to get them home. Taylor also scouted landing sites for Operation Eagle Claw, the failed attempt to rescue the hostages. Although Taylor may not have been an action-hero warrior, the courage it took to do what he did definitely qualifies him as an Ambadassador, and his efforts were featured in the film ''{{Argo}}''.''Film/{{Argo}}''.


* In the ''Fanfic/PonyPOVSeries'', Cadence is one of Equestria's chief diplomats and acts as an ambassador to other countries. She's also a PhysicalGod and a very powerful combatant when she has to. She can also defuse situations with her words rather than fighting if needed.

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* In the ''Fanfic/PonyPOVSeries'', Cadence is one of Equestria's chief diplomats and acts as an ambassador to other countries. She's also a PhysicalGod and a very powerful combatant when she has to.to be. She can also defuse situations with her words rather than fighting if needed.

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* In the ''Fanfic/PonyPOVSeries'', Cadence is one of Equestria's chief diplomats and acts as an ambassador to other countries. She's also a PhysicalGod and a very powerful combatant when she has to. She can also defuse situations with her words rather than fighting if needed.
* In ''Fanfic/EquestriaAcrossTheMultiverse'', Kimono is the official ambassador of the [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyG3 World of Empathy]]. She also decided to find a way to help the Alliance in conflict while still being an ActualPacifist (like most of her universe). This results in her creating her world's PoweredArmor suit, the Bard System, which serves as a SupportPartyMember for the Alliance's forces, having no offense but [[StoneWall high defense]] and a massive number of support abilities to power up and help teammates. She also trains with the benevolent Storm Emperor #35 in purely defensive martial arts. [[BadassPacifist She's constantly on the front lines during conflicts to help her friends]] and protected her world from a trio of murderous psychopaths, defeating them without ever throwing a punch.

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