Bush sees Asian as next UN chief
President Bush said the next United Nations
secretary-general is expected to come from Asia. From endorsing any
current candidate, however, he kept his discussion hypothetical.
September month to watch in UN race
UN Undersecretary-General for Public Information
Shashi Tharoor, who is being backed by India for the post of UN
Secretary General, has come second in the straw poll earlier this
week. For a result world capitals have been waiting for several
weeks, the procedure for the straw poll is surprisingly simple.