Awhile back, in the umpteenth post on special envoys, “I wrote”:http://www.totalwonkerr.net/1882/narrowing-the-gulf:
Somebody wake me when it’s “Rose Gottemoeller’s”:http://www.carnegieendowment.org/experts/index.cfm?fa=expert_view&expert_id=101 turn.
And it didn’t take too long! Nicholas Kralev has the story at the “Washington Times”:http://washingtontimes.com/news/2009/mar/09/us-russia-aim-to-cut-nukes/?page=2, concerning the possibility of appointing an “ambassador-at-large for strategic negotiations with Russia.”
One name that has been mentioned for a senior position in the field is Rose Gottemoeller, who is expected to become assistant secretary of state for arms control…
Trust me, I deserve no credit for this prediction. It’s a no-brainer. Let’s hope the idea prevails.