Two senior department officials said Tillerson received a call from John Kelly, Trump’s chief of staff, on Friday, but was only told that there might be a presidential tweet that would concern him. Kelly didn’t tell Tillerson what the tweet might say or when it might actually publish, according to the official, who wasn’t authorized to speak publicly on the matter and demanded anonymity.Keeping the warning ominously enshrouded in mystery, Kelly left the timing Continue reading "John Kelly Reportedly Gave Ominous Warning to Tillerson About His Fate: Watch Out for a Trump Tweet"
She played a direct role in the C.I.A.’s “extraordinary rendition program,” under which captured militants were handed to foreign governments and held at secret facilities, where they were tortured by agency personnel.
The C.I.A.’s first overseas detention site was in Thailand. It was run by Ms. Continue reading "Who Is New CIA Director Gina Haspel? A CIA Veteran Who Oversaw Torture And Covered It Up"