Yoon added that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accepted his resignation “with regret.”
As noted, the withdrawal of the diplomat from his post could create difficulties for the US in the matter of pursuing a policy towards North Korea.
Earlier, the media reported that Secretary of the White House Robert Porter will retire after promulgating charges of violence against him by two former wives.
Special Representative of the US State Department for the DPRK Joseph Yun plans to leave his post until the end of the week. He stated this in an interview.