Eles não admitem que os chineses também possam ser escolhidos para diretorias das agências da ONU. Quem lhes deu esse direito de dizer quem pode e quem não pode?
Uma arrogância desse tamanho precisa ser ridicularizada, apenas isso, ridicularizada...
Paulo Roberto de Almeida
Outfoxed and Outgunned: How China Routed the U.S. in a U.N. Agency
The race for the top job at an obscure U.N. agency tested great-power influence on the world stage—and Beijing coasted into a victory over Washington.
“If it was anyone else from any other country, I don’t think it would be a big deal.”
under the United Nations.
“Everybody was just asking why, how … this happened,” one U.S. official said. “It made us look like complete fools.”
The Chinese were “essentially buying up anything and everything that was for sale,” said one source involved in the deliberations.
“If the U.S. had provided any kind of leadership whatsoever, she would’ve had it.”