Citing family concerns, former Fox News host withdraws from consideration to be the next US ambassador to the UN.

US President Donald Trump's choice for ambassador to the United Nations, Heather Nauert, has withdrawn from consideration for the job for family reasons, according to the State Department.Nauert was State Department spokeswoman when Trump chose her for the UN position; prior to that, she had been a host on the conservative-leaning Fox News Channel. She had been criticised by Democrats for her lack of diplomatic experience.

Brett Bruen is a former United States Diplomat and President of the crisis communications consulting firm, the Global Situation Room, talks to Al Jazeera about what her withdrawal from consideration implies about the Trump administration.


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