The singer's title comes with responsibilities including promoting education, tourism and investment for Barbados.
In response, Israel said it will close its embassy in Paraguay and recall its ambassador.
Canada criticized Saudi Arabia for jailing women's rights activists. Saudi Arabia withdrew its ambassador from Canada. Things escalated from there.
The push to leave is reportedly being spearheaded by Ambassador Nikki Haley, who's been critical of the council in the past.
The former governor of New Mexico and ambassador to the UN has negotiated with North Korea before. He says quick solutions will be difficult to find.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reportedly wanted Harris in this new role.
Ambassador Nikki Haley said the sanctions are meant to show Russia and Syria's other allies that "we mean business."
President Donald Trump threatened Syria and Russia with "smart" missiles in an early morning tweet Wednesday.
China's ambassador to the U.S. says his country won't hesitate to strike back if the U.S. slaps more tariffs on Chinese imports.
Russian state-owned media quoted its government as saying, "The consequences will be very serious" if the U.S. launches a strike on Syria.
The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations said Monday the U.N. ceasefire in Syria's Eastern Ghouta has failed, but the U.S. has drafted a new one.
Russia, a strong ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, vowed to veto the measure.