Stephen Michael Kellat

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Legal authority for him to do so is 22 USC 290c.  I’m not saying he is right or wrong.  NPR had a rushed article out earlier swearing he lacked any legal authority.

We only withdrew from UNESCO twice in its history.  There is unfortunate precedent for doing this to a U.N. system agency.  We were about to inflict it on the Universal Postal Union too but that got stopped at the last minute.