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Once a Trump critic, Haley casts herself as his top diplomat

The American ambassador to the UN has managed to elbow herself into a leading role in the US administration

Ms Haley has created at least the impression that she is carving out a space for herself in an administration where it isn't always clear who is guiding contentious policy.

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Before and after he became US president, Donald Trump made it pretty clear that he didn't see much value in the United Nations. So when he named Nikki Haley as his choice for UN ambassador, many wondered whether he was simply shunting a tough critic into a trivial post....

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