HomeBreaking NewsZalmay Khalilzad Officially Nominated as US Ambassador to the UNZalmay Khalilzad Officially Nominated as US Ambassador to the UN Kim Priestap January 8, 2007 Breaking News 6 CommentsSecretary 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 Automatic Budget Cuts Would Trigger Massive Job LossesGod Be With The Amish, And Grant Them SolaceThe Libby SentenceAbout The Author Kim PriestapWife. 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.