Trump nominating Heather Nauert as U.N. ambassador

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert is being nominated to replace Nikki Haley as ambassador to the United Nations, President Trump said today. The big picture: Nauert is a former Fox News anchor and correspondent, and had little foreign policy experience before joining the administration as the State Department spokesperson. But she’s “had the strong support”…

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Heather Nauert’s Nomination as U.N. Ambassador Expected Soon

WASHINGTON—President Trump will nominate State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, with an announcement coming possibly as soon as Friday, a White House official said. Ms. Nauert would replace Ambassador Nikki Haley, who announced her intention to resign from the position in October, following nearly two years of…

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Dina Powell out of running for UN ambassador

Dina Powell is out of the running to replace Nikki Haley as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, sources close to her tell Axios. Powell told President Trump on Thursday that she was honored to be considered but that she wanted to withdraw from consideration, the sources said. Read more toggle Show less Go deeper87…

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There is a veiled vision to divide Yemen: UNESCO ambassador

There is a hidden plan between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to divide Yemen, the ambassador of the UN’s cultural agency in Yemen has told Al Jazeera. In an interview on Wednesday, UNESCO ambassador Ahmad al-Sayyad said, “there is synergy between the roles of Saudi Arabia and the UAE. There is a…

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