Skip to comments.Diplomat: Jordan to replace Saudis on UN council
Posted on 11/07/2013 4:18:37 PM PST by Olog-hai
A U.N. diplomat says Jordan will replace Saudi Arabia on the Security Council for a two-year term starting in January after the Saudis unprecedented rejection of the seat hours after they were elected.
Earlier this week, Jordan dropped its bid for a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council, leaving Saudi Arabia a clear path in the now-uncontested election next Tuesday.
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