- President Trump will tweet Friday morning that he is nominating State Department Spokeswoman Heather Nauert to be the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, replacing outgoing official Nikki Haley, multiple sources tell Fox News.
One of the reports came from Fox News, where Ms Nauert has previously worked as a presenter.
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Haley announced in October that she would be resigning as the ambassador to the United Nations. Now, she is poised to serve as the United States' permanent representative to the UN's 193 member nations.
Nauert became the state department spokeswoman in April 2017 and this year was named the acting undersecretary for public diplomacy and public affairs. Nauert would need to be confirmed by the Senate before taking up the role.
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Meanwhile, news of the arrest has sparked fears on Wall Street that the trade war between the U.S. and China could escalate. Huawei today continues to expand into new areas including chip development, artificial intelligence and cloud computing.
Fox News has been a consistent supporter of the president and he often cites its news.
Haley took a particularly forceful posture against Russian Federation, assailing the Kremlin at United Nations security council meetings over its aggression in Ukraine and support for Bashar al-Assad in Syria, even as Trump remained reluctant to criticize Vladimir Putin.
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The 46-year-old former SC governor - one of the few women in the Trump cabinet - gave no reason for leaving, but dismissed speculation she was planning to run for president in 2020.
"She is clearly not qualified for this job, but these days it seems that the most important qualification is that you show up on Donald Trump's TV screen, and if you're successful in that endeavor, then you seem to be a top candidate to get a whole bunch of top positions in the USA government".
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The British military base in Cyprus is now used for both reconnaissance and bombing missions against ISIS in Syria and Iraq. Middleton also joked that Prince Louis , who just marked 7 months, had perfected his royal wave.
Former deputy security council adviser Dina Powell and Mr Trump's daughter Ivanka were names initially floated as possible replacements.