Statement by Timothy E. Wirth, President of the Better World Fund on Senate Hearing of Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad, nominee for U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations
March 16, 2007
“I was greatly encouraged to hear Ambassador Khalilzad call the United Nations the most successful institution for the promotion of peace in the world’s history. Ambassador Khalilzad also cited the work of the UN in Afghanistan as a shining example of the UN’s potential to have a ‘profound positive impact’ on global security.