US Senate approved the candidacy of Mike Pompeo proposed by the President Donald Trump to head the CIA. His candidacy was supported by 66 senators, 32 voted against.
This was reported by Reuters.
BREAKING: U.S. Senate confirms Trump nominee Mike Pompeo as CIA director pic.twitter.com/AvsmJijKRj— Reuters U.S. News (@ReutersUS) 24 января 2017 г.
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