The senior US diplomat for Asia, Susan Thornton, will retire at the end of July, the State Department said, in the midst of critical negotiations with North Korea and China. File photo: Xinhua

Top US diplomat for Asia Susan Thornton to ‘retire’ amid North Korea and China negotiations

Questions have long been raised about whether Susan Thornton would be replaced under Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

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The senior US diplomat for Asia, Susan Thornton, will retire at the end of July, the State Department said, in the midst of critical negotiations with North Korea and China. File photo: Xinhua
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