According to a report by Reuters, US President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that he had replaced Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo, and that Gina Haspel would be tapped to replace Pompeo to lead the CIA.
Trump said on Twitter, “Mike Pompeo, Director of the CIA, will become our new Secretary of State..
According to a new report, President Donald Trump offered Gary Cohn,the position of CIA director before rescinding the offer. Cohn is the president's departing chief economic adviser. Politico reported.. Source: Wochit News -
Another twist in the firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, according to the Daily Beast, when Chief of Staff John Kelly told Tillerson he was going to be fired, the now outgoing Secretary was on.. Source: Veuer -