Ambassador Davies Appointment as Special Representative for North Korea Policy

U.S. Ambassador to International Organizations in Vienna Glyn Davies has been appointed as the U.S. Special Representative for North Korea Policy, succeeding Ambassador Steven Bosworth.  Ambassador Davies has previously served as Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs and at the NSC, among many other important diplomatic assignments.  Ambassador Davies’ rich experience in Asian affairs, nuclear non-proliferation, interagency coordination, and complex negotiations will be critical to continuing our dual-track policy of openness to engagement while fully implementing sanctions.