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PHOTO RELEASE: ROMULO SWEARS IN NEW RP ENVOY TO UN
NEW RP ENVOY TO UN. Foreign Affairs Secretary Alberto G. Romulo administers the oath of office to Ambassador Libran N. Cabactulan, former Assistant Foreign Affairs Secretary for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, who was recently designated as the new Philippine Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York. Ambassador Cabactulan, who will also assume next week as the President of the 2010 Review Conference on the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, succeeds former Chief Justice Hilario G. Davide, Jr., as Manila's pointman in the world body. Looking on are Mrs. Fe Cabactulan, Deputy Permanent Representative Carlos D. Sorreta and Mrs. Lovely Romulo. Philippine Mission Photos by Jose Jacinto Morales.