U.S. President Donald Trump says in a tweet that he is replacing his secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, with CIA head Mike Pompeo.
“Gina Haspel will become the new Director of the CIA, and the first woman so chosen,” Trump said on Twitter on Tuesday.
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Mike Pompeo, Director of the CIA, will become our new Secretary of State. He will do a fantastic job! Thank you to Rex Tillerson for his service! Gina Haspel will become the new Director of the CIA, and the first woman so chosen. Congratulations to all!