Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft speaks after presenting her credentials during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa on Oct. 23, 2017. (Adrian Wyld/AP)President Trump announced Friday evening that he will nominate Kelly Knight Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada and a major Republican donor, to be the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. “I am pleased to announce that Kelly Knight Craft, our current Ambassador to Canada, is being nominated to be United States Ambassador to the United Nations,” Trump wrote. Kelly Craft was sworn in as ambassador to Canada in September 2017. In the CBC interview, Craft said the United States can work to counter climate change despite pulling out of the international compact.
Source: Washington Post February 22, 2019 23:29 UTC