Biden's Asia team filled with experienced hands, signifying continuity

(Clockwise from top left) Mr Antony Blinken, Mr Kurt Campbell, Mr Sung Kim and Dr Jung Pak. PHOTOS: ST FILE, LIANHE ZAOBAO, AFP, REUTERS
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WASHINGTON - The new administration of US President Joe Biden has put in place a strong Asia policy team at the National Security Council (NSC) and the State Department, favouring continuity and experience.

Secretary of State Antony Blinken has many years more experience in foreign policy than his two most recent predecessors, Rex Tillerson and Mike Pompeo, combined.

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