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Haspel: I supported destruction of interrogation tapes to eliminate security risk


Gina Haspel, nominee for CIA Director, admits to the Senate Intelligence Committee that she never watched the controversial tapes but knew they revealed the identities of the officers involved, posing a risk to exposing the program. Haspel said her director made the decision to destroy the tapes on his own, and that three separate investigations found no fault in her actions.