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US Blocks New UNSMIL Appointment

The United States has blocked the appointment of former Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad (pictured) to lead the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL). In a statement, Ambassador Nikki Haley, the US Permanent Representative to the United Nations, said: "The United States was disappointed to see a letter indicating the intention to appoint the former […]