HomeBreaking NewsZalmay Khalilzad Officially Nominated as US Ambassador to the UN Zalmay Khalilzad Officially Nominated as US Ambassador to the UN Kim Priestap January 8, 2007 Breaking News 6 Comments Secretary of State Rice has just announced that President Bush will nominate Ambassador Khalilzad as the US Ambassador to the United Nations. Ryan Crocker will replace him as the US Ambassador to Iraq. I'm Excited About the OSU/Florida Game, Too... Oh Give Us a Break.... Now Killer Bees are in New Orleans?!?! Related Posts Taliban targets VP Cheney in Afghanistan Spitzer's Prostitute Revealed Was a Japanese tanker attacked in the Strait of Hormuz? About The Author Kim Priestap Wife. Mom. First and Second Amendment enthusiast. Gun owner. I train often. ***** He can't even run his own life, I'll be damned if he'll run mine.