The Appointment of Mark Malloch Brown Will Strain U.S.-British Relations

Publication Date: July 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Nile Gardiner

Research Area: Government

Keywords: Europe; oil for food; Kofi Annan; Malloch Brown

Type: Brief

Coverage: Great Britain


Mark Malloch Brown's appointment is a slap in the face of the Anglo-American alliance and does not bode well for relations between the Gordon Brown government and the Bush Administration.