J. Stapleton Roy

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J. Stapleton Roy

Chinese: 芮效儉 (Roy)
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Birthplace: Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
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Son of Andrew Tod Roy and Margaret Roy
Brother of David Tod Roy

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About J. Stapleton Roy

J. Stapleton Roy (Chinese: 芮效俭; born 1935) is a former senior United States diplomat specializing in Asian affairs. A fluent Chinese speaker, Roy spent much of his career in East Asia, where his assignments included Bangkok (twice), Hong Kong, Taipei, Beijing (twice), Singapore, and Jakarta. He also specialized in Soviet affairs and served in Moscow at the height of the Cold War. Ambassador Roy served as Assistant Secretary of State for Intelligence and Research from 1999 to 2000.

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1935
1935
Nanjing, Jiangsu, China