US human rights lawyer new Norway ambassador

US human rights lawyer new Norway ambassador

The US White House is considering Minnesota lawyer Samuel Heins as its new ambassador to Norway, after the first choice, hotelier George Tsunis, was dropped after showing embarrassing ignorance about the country.

More US senators reject Norway envoy

More US senators reject Norway envoy

McCain to vote down would-be envoy

McCain to vote down would-be envoy

US diplomats ask Senate to reject Norway nominee

US diplomats ask Senate to reject Norway nominee

US committee approves blundering Norway envoy

US committee approves blundering Norway envoy

US envoy wants to make ‘second impression’

US envoy wants to make ‘second impression’

‘Obama must apologise for envoy gaffe’

‘Obama must apologise for envoy gaffe’

Future US envoy displays total ignorance of Norway

Future US envoy displays total ignorance of Norway