In the Loop: united nations


Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 11/13/2012

Kerry surprised by possible Pentagon offer

Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) had been eyeing secretaryship at state, not defense.

By Al Kamen  |  12:14 PM ET, 11/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Kerry, Susan Rice, President Obama, State Department, secretary of state, Pentagon, secretary of defense, united nations, Elizabeth Warren, Scott Brown, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the loop

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 11/09/2012

White House eyeing replacements if Susan Rice leaves U.N. post

Samantha Powers and Eileen Donahoe are said to be in the mix.

By Al Kamen  |  05:02 PM ET, 11/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Susan Rice, Samantha Power, Eileen Donahoe, United Nations, Hillary Clinton, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, in the Loop

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 03/08/2012

Dictator Obiang may get his U.N. prize

The four-year-long skirmish continues over whether to authorize a U.N. award originally named for Africa’s longest-serving dictator.

By Al Kamen  |  05:06 PM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UNESCO, United Nations, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Obiang, Equatorial Guinea, Michael Jackson, Obiang Prize, Malibu, Gulfstream, Palestinian Authority