I had to create another BOLTON thread, the man is moving petrified mountains; I thoroughly enjoy watching the emergence of this statesman who challenges the amoral bargaining of the UN where the claims of the aggressors and victims are treated as equal.
How delicious to watch him challenge --dead on-- the corruption and cronyism of of the status quo or the quid pro quo at the UN for the moral clarity of "meritocracy".
Battle lines drawn over top job at UN
International Herald Tribune (part of the LLL MSM)
This year was long previewed as Asia's turn to fill the post. But John Bolton, the U.S. ambassador, has challenged this regional rotation idea, saying that the only criterion should be merit.
And the OIC that made the cartoon incident a worldwide call to war here
OIC may raise issue of cartoons with UN
ABU DHABI — The Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC) is likely to hold an emergency session soon to deal with the issue of blasphemous cartoons, and refer it to the UN.
I expect John Bolton will straighten these thugs out.
Oh and BTW --Voinovich, my least favorite RINO or is that Chafee hmmmm, has totally flip flopped on Bolton. Did you notice that? He must be hearing the bells of 2006.
Atlas call for closure of the UN