Biden to reveal potential cabinet picks, choosing Blinken as Secretary of State

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MOSCOW: Joe Biden plans to name Antony Blinken, 58, his secretary of state if he becomes the winner of the November presidential election, reported Sputnik news agency.

According to The New York Times, Blinken held top-level national security and State Department positions during the administration of Barack Obama, working side-by-side with Biden, and that Biden will announce his cabinet picks on Tuesday.

The newspaper also reported on Sunday that Biden also plans to choose Jake Sullivan, who worked for both Biden and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, as national security adviser, and Linda Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador. – Bernama