July 02, 2018 11:28
The U.S. Senate on Friday confirmed retired admiral Harry Harris as ambassador to South Korea.
U.S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo posted a photo on Twitter of Harris taking the oath of office.
Harris, a former chief of the U.S. Pacific Command, vowed to maintain the "iron-clad alliance" with South Korea and work toward the "complete, verifiable and irreversible" dismantlement of North Korea's nuclear weapons.
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