An editorial calling for the US Ambassador to Russia to resign from Jon Huntsman ran in the newspaper "The Star Tribune," which belongs to the Ambassador's own family. Huntsman shot back with a column of his own, apparently in the same publication ̵
"I have made an unscientific survey among my colleagues that you refer to if I should resign," Huntsman said, referring to Tuesday Robert Gehrke . "Laughter told me everything I needed to know, and it also highlights the fragile nature of that moment."
Huntsman – whose family, by the way, owns the paper – seemed annoyed by Gherke's column, which accused him of "being a farmer, not for a president, "and said that, for Utah native Huntsman," It's time to get home. "
Written shortly after President Donald Trump Helsinki, Finland Summit with President Vladimir Putin The Op-Ed proclaimed Trump's attacks on US allies and his weak stance towards Russian meddlers even remarked that Huntsman's own daughter hosted Abby a Fox & Friends Weekend beating behavior
But that was not over. Gehrke also pointed to Huntsman's two sons in the Navy and wondered how he could "trust such a cowardly, misguided commander-in-chief to their future, who has consistently demonstrated a fundamental disregard for US security and our moral authority on an international level."
Considering Gherke's personal comment, Huntsman said he had asked his sons' words if I should resign.
While Huntsman said he respects the columnist, he seemed to be making a blow to his career to "outrage, occasionally illuminate, and sometimes inspire with provocative, attention-grabbing headlines" to underscore that mission the ambassador is "a very different one."
"I am charged to represent the interests of our country The case of Russia is complex and often poorly understood," he said. "Popularly, the deeds of courage that are badly suited Describing the devotion and patriotism that I regularly see as the head of mission in overseeing one of America's most sensitive outposts. "
While Huntsman made no direct vow to retain his post, he does not
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