Is Khalilzad a Good Fit for U.N. Ambassador? Zalmay Khalilzad awaits confirmation as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. What qualifications does he bring to the job, and how might he differ from his controversial predecessor, John Bolton?
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Is Khalilzad a Good Fit for U.N. Ambassador?

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Is Khalilzad a Good Fit for U.N. Ambassador?

Is Khalilzad a Good Fit for U.N. Ambassador?

Is Khalilzad a Good Fit for U.N. Ambassador?

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Zalmay Khalilzad awaits confirmation as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. What qualifications does he bring to the job, and how might he differ from his controversial predecessor, John Bolton? Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations, offers his thoughts on Khalilzad in a conversation with Renee Montagne.