The U.N. Correspondents Association hosted a press conference by Human Rights Watch to release their new research on the use of barrel bombs in Syria, on Tuesday, February, 24th in the UNCA Meeting Room S-310.
Lama Fakih, Syria and Lebanon researcher at Human Rights Watch
Nadim Houry, Deputy Director of the Middle East and North Africa division at Human Rights Watch
Philippe Bolopion, United Nations Director at Human Rights Watch
Don't think they seriously considered other candidates. While he was shortlisted, was not approached directly by admin. 1/2 twitter.com/charnyj/status…
@columlynch Biggest surprise in yr piece was that Natsios --- a Bushie through + through --- was a candidate. He would have been excellent.— Joel Charny (@CharnyJ) March 25, 2017
He will also have plenty of help from American ag industry, and shippers who make a lot of money through wfp twitter.com/emmadaly/statu…
He has no experience running an international relief agency but his political connections may help WFP escape cuts https://t.co/nBWELKmYAg— EmmaDaly (@EmmaDaly) March 25, 2017