Monday, December 1, 2008

Obama Names Susan Rice as the Next U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations

United_statesUnited_nations_flag_3 President-elect Barack Obama announced that his choice for the next U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations will be his foreign policy advisor, Susan E Rice.  The New York Times also reports that Obama plans to restore the position of U.S. ambassador to the United Nations to a cabinet level position, as it was under President Clinton.  Ms Rice, age 44, would be the second youngest ambassador to the United Nations if she is confirmed.  She has been a strong critic of inaction on Darfur.  Click here to read more.

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