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CIA director nominee Gina Haspel reportedly weighed withdrawing amid controversy over waterboarding

Gina Haspel, the CIA’s second in command, reportedly the White House she wanted to withdraw her nomination to lead the spy agency, unnamed senior U.S. officials told the Washington Post and NBC News, as her past support for enhanced interrogation techniques threatens to sink her approval in Congress.

The Washington Post’s full report can be found on its website.

source : www.cnbc.com