US Ambassador to the United Nation Nikki Haley, shown last week in Washington announcing that the US would withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council. In a statement on Wednesday, Haley said that the US was pulling its funding pledge of $2 million for the UN’s year-old Office of Counterterrorism. Photo: AFP

US pulls its US$2 million in funding for UN’s new counterterrorism office over Russian chief

US Ambassador Nikki Haley chastised the year-old agency for closing part of its first conference to the public

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US Ambassador to the United Nation Nikki Haley, shown last week in Washington announcing that the US would withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council. In a statement on Wednesday, Haley said that the US was pulling its funding pledge of $2 million for the UN’s year-old Office of Counterterrorism. Photo: AFP
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