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Antony John Blinken

Russian: Энтони Джон Блинкен, Hebrew: אנתוני ג׳ון בלינקן
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Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
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Son of Donald Mayer Blinken and Judith Ann Frehm
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Occupation: American government official and diplomat
Managed by: Ellin Rind
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About Antony Blinken, Secretary of State of United States

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antony_Blinken

Antony John Blinken (born April 16, 1962) is an American government official who served as U.S. Deputy Secretary of State from 2015 to 2017 and Deputy National Security Advisor from 2013 to 2015 under President Barack Obama. Blinken is now a global affairs analyst for CNN and has been chosen by President-elect Joe Biden for the position of Secretary of State.


From 2009 to 2013 Blinken served as Deputy Assistant to the President and National Security Advisor to the Vice President. From 2002 to 2008 he served as the Democratic Staff Director for the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee. From 2001 to 2002 Blinken was a Senior Fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. During the Clinton Administration, Blinken served in the State Department and in senior positions on the National Security Council Staff.

On November 7, 2014, President Obama announced that he would nominate Blinken for the Deputy Secretary post, replacing the retiring William Joseph Burns. On December 16, 2014 Blinken was confirmed as Deputy Secretary of State by the Senate by a vote of 55 to 38.

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1962
April 16, 1962
New York, New York, United States