Bush Taps US Ambassador to Iraq Khalilzad for UN Post

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The current US Ambassador to Iraq has been named the next US Ambassador to the United Nations.  The President wants Zalmay Khalilzad, a Sunni Muslim born in Afghanistan, to succeed John Bolton, who could not get enough Senate votes for confirmation.  Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice made the announcement.

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