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  6/5/2013, Sivan 27, 5773

Samantha Power May Be Appointed US Ambassador to UN


Samantha Power, the United States government's Senior Director for Multilateral Affairs as been appointed to become America's next ambassador to the United Nations. In 2002, Power was quoted in an interview with Harry Kreisler from the Institute for International Studies at Berkeley that the US could consider sending a "meaningful military presence" to Israel to monitor any peace negotiation. Such statements and others have led many leaders to conclude she is no friend of Israel. Power's other accomplishments have included being awarded a Pulitzer Prize.