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Trump's pick for top spymaster would be CIA's first female director

One year ago   |   By KCRA

Gina Haspel once ran an agency prison where terror suspects were subjected to a harsh interrogation technique that the president has supported.
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Gina Haspel is first woman to lead the CIA

Gina Haspel is first woman to lead the CIA

One year ago   |   By New York Post

President Trump appointed the first woman as CIA director Tuesday following another shakeup in his Cabinet. Gina Haspel, 61, will take the helm at the agency, replacing Mike Pompeo, who was named the new secretary of state after Rex Tillerson was ousted. Haspel is a seasoned spymaster who ran a CIA prison in Thailand where...
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Haspel, poised to become first female CIA chief, ran controversial 'black site' prison

Haspel, poised to become first female CIA chief, ran controversial 'black site' prison

One year ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday he will nominate Gina Haspel to replace Mike Pompeo as director of the Central Intelligence Agency, a move that could resurface concerns about the longtime intelligence official's stance on torture. Haspel, if confirmed by the Senate, would become the first woman to lead the CIA, a milestone Trump touted in announcing his plans. "Gina by the way who I know very well, who I've worked with very closely will be the first woman director of the CIA," Trump told reporters gathered outside the White House. "She's an outstanding person who also I have...
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Who is Gina Haspel? Trump says he has named first woman CIA director

One year ago   |   By ABC

On Tuesday President Donald Trump announced that Gina Haspel would become the next director of the CIA after current director, Mike Pompeo, becomes Secretary of State. If confirmed, Trump said she'll become the first female in the position. Here's what we know about her.
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