Top American diplomat William Burns to retire in October

One of America`s highest-ranking diplomats, Deputy Secretary Bill Burns, who played a key role in India-US relationship in the last few years of his his 32-year-long career, is to retire this year.

US Dy Secy Burns to visit India next week

US Deputy Secretary of State
William Burns is scheduled to visit New Delhi next week to
discuss a "whole gamut" of relationship with top Indian
leaders.