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trump ousts secretary of state tillerson, taps cia director pompeo

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trump ousts secretary of state tillerson, taps cia director pompeo

washington: us president donald trump has ousted secretary of state rex tillerson and replaced him with cia director mike pompeo, orchestrating a major change to his national security team amid delicate negotiations with north korea, white house officials said on tuesday.trump last friday asked tillerson to step aside, and the embattled top diplomat cut short his trip to africa on monday to return to washington. ousted: former us secretary of state rex tillerson. photo: appompeo will replace him at the state department, and gina hapsel - the deputy director at the cia - will succeed him at the cia, becoming the first woman to run the spy agency, if confirmed.us senate foreign relations committee was set to hold a hearing some time apr...