Nikki Haley Resigns As US Ambassador To UN. Trump speculates Ivanka Trump claiming she would be ‘dynamite’at UN. Praises Nikki Haley for being vocal of US in UN.
Shailesh Kumar, National Defence,
New Delhi, 10 October 2018
Donald Trump’s United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley resigns. President Trump in a joint press meet with Nikki Haley made announced about the resignation. However, Indian American Nikki Haley will continue serving at UN till the end of the year. In a seperate interaction with press reporters, Trump did not rule out the name of Dina Powel, former Deputy NSA for the post. Donald Trump said that even Ivanka Trump would be incredible at UN. He said, “He thinks, she (Ivanka) would be ‘dynamite’ at UN
President Trump’s comment came after Nikki Haley in a surprising move resigned from the post of ambassador to UN. US President however, dropped Ivanka’s name as he predicted that Ivanka’s name would bring ‘nepotism’ charges on him. He also did not rule out the name of Dina Powel, formed Depputy NSA.
Nikki Haley aka Nimrata Randhaw is Indian American and according to announcement she will hold her UN position till year end. She said she will support Donald Trump in the 2020 election and denied she will contest election herself. Nikki Haley served for six years as Governor of South Carolina. President Trump has not announced her replacement as yet as many names are doing the rounds.