US Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun is questioned by reporters upon his arrival at Incheon International Airport in South Korea in February. Photo: AP US Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun is questioned by reporters upon his arrival at Incheon International Airport in South Korea in February. Photo: AP
US Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun is questioned by reporters upon his arrival at Incheon International Airport in South Korea in February. Photo: AP
Diplomacy

Respected North Korea envoy Stephen Biegun tapped as Donald Trump’s Deputy Secretary of State

  • Biegun nominated to replace John Sullivan, who is expected to become ambassador to Russia
  • Potential Senate run by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo means Biegun could become the acting top US diplomat

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US Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun is questioned by reporters upon his arrival at Incheon International Airport in South Korea in February. Photo: AP US Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun is questioned by reporters upon his arrival at Incheon International Airport in South Korea in February. Photo: AP
US Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun is questioned by reporters upon his arrival at Incheon International Airport in South Korea in February. Photo: AP
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