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CIA disputes CNN reporting on Trump connection to Russian spy extraction

Sep 11, 2019 - The Washington Times

The CIA is disputing part of a CNN report that said the U.S. removal of a Russian informant was driven in part by concerns that President Trump and his administration repeatedly mishandled classified intelligence and could have contributed to exposing the covert source as a spy.

"CNN's narrative that the Central Intelligence Agency makes life-or-death decisions based on anything other than objective analysis and sound collection is simply false," Brittany Bramell, CIA director of public af...