Dan Ephron has been Newsweek's Jerusalem bureau chief since January 2010.
But choose someone who is too independent, and you risk creating tensions between the bureau and the White House.
Melinda Liu, Newsweek's Beijing bureau chief, confirmed the shift.
1690s, "desk with drawers, writing desk," from French bureau "office; desk, writing table," originally "cloth covering for a desk," from burel "coarse woolen cloth" (as a cover for writing desks), Old French diminutive of bure "dark brown cloth," which is perhaps either from Latin burrus "red," or from Late Latin burra "wool, shaggy garment." Offices being full of such desks, the meaning expanded 1720 to "division of a government." Meaning "chest of drawers" is from 1770, said to be American English but early in British use.