In related news

  • Nancy Brinker under consideration for UN ambassador

    The White House reached out to Nancy Brinker, the founder of the Susan G. Komen foundation, on Wednesday to ask if she would be open to consideration for US ambassador to the United Nations, a Republican source close to the White House has told CNN.

    Brinker went through Senate confirmation before serving as US ambassador to Hungary and as the chief of protocol at the State Department during President George W. Bush's administration. 

    The White House believes Brinker could be fast-tracked to...


  • UN Ambassador Haley Resigning

    President Donald Trump tweeted that he has a "big announcement with my friend Ambassador Nikki Haley in the Oval Office at 10:30 a.m."


  • America Loses a UN Ambassador—And Is Better Off for It

    Carolyn Kenney

    Politics, Americas

    Haley’s appointment was seen as a welcome development in the early days of the Trump administration, but she left a blemish on the country's human-rights record.

    The surprise announcement of U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley’s resignation from her postmarks what is likely to be yet another shift for the Trump administration’s foreign policy, most notably in the area of human rights. In an administration that has abdicated U.S. leadership on...