U.S. President Donald Trump nominated State Department spokeswoman and former Fox TV news anchor Heather Nauert as ambassador to the United Nations.
Palestinian Foreign Minister al-Malki accused the US of "threatening" UN members ahead of a vote on President Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
The Trump administration has pulled out of a global pact that pledges to uphold rights of refugees, arguing that it is "inconsistent" with U.S. policies.
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has said U.N. Security Council has run out of options to contain North Korea and that her country may have to turn to Pentagon to deal with…