"His robust record of public service includes service as U.S. Ambassador to China and to Singapore, Deputy United States Trade Representative, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, and Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Trade Development".
President Donald Trump will nominate former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr.as USA ambassador to Russian Federation late Tuesday, Reuters reported, citing a White House official.
Huntsman served as US ambassador to China from 2009 to 2011 under President Barack Obama.
Currently, he is serving as the chairman of both the Atlantic Council, a premier foreign policy think tank and the Huntsman Cancer Foundation.
Trump Picks Huntsman As Russian Ambassador
If confirmed, Huntsman would serve at America's top envoy to Moscow at a time when U.S.
Trump's appointment of the former governor may also have motives other than a thaw in relations with Russian Federation, as Huntsman was seen as eyeing a potential Senate run or possibly another run at the White House in 2020.
Despite praising Huntsman in its announcement, the White House also misspelled his first name "John" rather than "Jon".
The star also defended his possession of marijuana, explaining the celeb had a medical marijuana recommendation for his anxiety. I say, 'I invoke the right to speak to my attorney, ' and they disregarded that, they revoked that immediately".
The U.S. dollar slumped against major currencies on Tuesday after Republicans abandoned their latest plan to repeal Obamacare . Benchmark Brent crude settled up 42 cents to $48.84 a barrel, while USA light crude oil settled up 38 cents to $46.40.
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He's won over the Overwatch community already, but that doesn't mean we don't still want to see Crews and Blizzard cross paths. Doomfist is perhaps one of the most hyped and intriguing characters to be introduced into developer Blizzard's Overwatch .
The rest of the squad comes from Chicago Fire coach Veljko Paunovic and two picks from MLS commissioner Don Garber. Former Revolution center back and Cranston, R.I. native Michael Parkhurst was named to the 24-man All-Star roster.
All bike-patrol officers in the West Precinct, which includes much of downtown Seattle, are to begin wearing them by Saturday. Lyles, a 30-year-old pregnant mother, called police in June to report a burglary that included the theft of an Xbox.
White House spokesman Sean Spicer says Trump and Putin spoke during a world leaders' dinner at the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg. Anton declined to provide details on the Trump-Putin conversation, citing the fact that no staff were present.
Steve Wolfson, the current Clark County district attorney, said he believes Simpson "makes an excellent candidate for parole". Simpson said he has missed seeing his two younger children go through high school and missed his sister's funeral.
Taylor attempted to damage the woman's cellphone in an effort to keep her from calling police, the victim told officers. Tuesday to a domestic disturbance in progress at Taylor's residence on Lily Drive, according to a news release.
They return to the United Kingdom in November to play Manchester Arena (17), Birmingham Arena (19) and London's O2 Arena (22). A representative said: "He is being treated, the necessary medical assistance is being provided".