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Trump fires Tillerson, job to be taken by Director of CIA Mike Pompeo

2018/03/13 | 18:40

(Iraq Now News)- US President Donald Trump has tweeted that Secretary Rex Tillerson is out, and will be replaced by Mike Pompeo, Fox News reported on Tuesday.

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!

— Donald J.

Trump (@realDonaldTrump)

March 13, 2018

Pompeo is currently the Director of the CIA.

Replacing Pompeo will be Gina Haspel, and will be the first woman to be chosen in that position.

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