Biden Expected to Nominate Anthony Blinken as Secretary of State
Blinken, 58, served as deputy secretary of state and deputy national security adviser during the Obama administration.
- Published 22 November 2020
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is expected to nominate Antony Blinken as secretary of state, according to multiple people familiar with the Biden team’s planning. Blinken, 58, served as deputy secretary of state and deputy national security adviser during the Obama administration and has close ties with Biden. If nominated and confirmed, he would be a leading force in the incoming administration’s bid to reframe the U.S. relationship with the rest of the world…