Who wants to lead the United Nations?

Who wants to lead the United Nations? - ForeignPolicy.com, June 5, 2006
Why he won't: Surakiart, an early favorite, might have been campaigning a little too aggressively, a little too early. Controversial Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, Surakiart's biggest champion, could also be his downfall. His crackdown on Muslims in southern Thailand doesn't play well among Muslim U.N. members. Surakiart has also expressed public opposition to the International Criminal Court. And, at only 47 years old, some may believe he's a little too young to lead the world body...
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