South Korea picks new envoy to US who called Trump ‘treacherous’ 

South Korean President Moon Jae-in appointed on Friday a new ambassador to the United States who described Donald Trump as “treacherous”, only a month after Britain’s envoy to Washington had to step down over his criticisms of the US president.In the early 2000s, Lee Soo-hyuck, a career diplomat before becoming a ruling party MP, was Seoul’s chief negotiator in the six-party talks on North Korea’s nuclear programme. He also served as a deputy foreign minister.

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