If director general Hamadoun Toure, after hiding his agenda, and holding a vote after saying he wanted consensus, is surprised by this outcome, then I would have to say the ITU has incompetent leadership. And since we have a free and open Internet today, I can express my opinion.
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ITU Director General ‘Surprised’ By U.S. Dissent On New Telecoms Treaty, Says Internet And Content Issues Are Not In There | TechCrunch
The director general of the International Telecommunication Union today spoke of his surprise and disappointment with the US, UK and other nations walking out of a vote to approve a new UN telecoms tr…