Canadian Minister of National Defence withdraws from NATO candidacy
Sunday, March 22, 2009
The appointment of the new Secretary General is done unanimously within the NATO alliance.
"A number of people at the alliance are looking at Rasmussen as a leading candidate, but there's been no decision yet and it takes a consensus," said a senior United States official.
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