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Senate confirms Linda Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

2 days ago   |   By Star Tribune

Linda Thomas-Greenfield was confirmed as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations on Tuesday, a victory for the Biden administration as it seeks to reengage with the world body after four years of President Donald Trump's "America First" posture left the U.S. isolated internationally.
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Senate confirms Linda Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

Senate confirms Linda Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

2 days ago   |   By WYFF

Linda Thomas-Greenfield, a retired 35-year veteran of the foreign service, will be the third African-American and second African-American woman to hold the job.
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