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Pentagon and intelligence community chiefs have urged Obama to remove the head of the NSA - Washington Post

The heads of the Pentagon and the nation's intelligence community have recommended to President Obama that the director of the National Security Agency, Adm. Michael S. Rogers, be removed. The recommendation, delivered to the White House last month ...and more »

Adm. Michael Rogers Leading Candidate to Be Trump's Director of National Intelligence - Wall Street Journal

National Security Agency Director Adm. Michael Rogers is the leading candidate to become President-elect Donald Trump's next Director of National Intelligence, two people familiar with the matter said, a move that would shift the nation's digital and ...and more »

Obama Is Considering Removing NSA Leader - New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Obama is considering removing Adm. Michael S. Rogers from his posts as leader of the National Security Agency and United States Cyber Command after top officials expressed frustration over the speed at which Admiral Rogers had ...and more »

Security News This Week: Snowden-Hater Michael Pompeo May Be CIA Director - WIRED

President-elect Trump's transition to power is reshaping American government, and the worlds of cybersecurity and surveillance are no exception. A congressman who's called for Snowden's execution may soon lead the CIA. The director of national ...and more »

Senior US officials have urged Obama to remove the NSA director - Business Insider

NSA Director Rogers participates in session at Intelligence and National Security Summit in Washington Thomson Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The heads of the Pentagon and the U.S. intelligence community have recommended to President Barack Obama that ...and more »

Obama to anxious world: Give Trump time - Los Angeles Times

Meanwhile, in another hemisphere, @POTUS takes stage at youth town hall in Lima. Says he hopes to have a Pisco Sour pic.twitter.com/ZJC5kvtjxg. — Mike Memoli (@mikememoli) November 19, 2016. President Obama, continuing what has become a tour of ...and more »

Top Obama military official under fire as he meets Trump - Los Angeles Times

A top U.S. military official in consideration to be Donald Trump's director of national intelligence has been recommended to be removed from his command in the Obama administration. The recommendation to relieve Adm. Michael S. Rogers from his post as ...and more »

Trump's pick for national security advisor once tweeted that fear of Muslims is 'rational' - Los Angeles Times

Donald Trump's choice to be his closest and most powerful confidant on national security, Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn, has been an outspoken critic of the Obama administration's approach to Islamic militancy and believes acts of terrorism by Muslims is ...and more »

Did NSA Chief Run to Trump to Save His Job? - Daily Beast

A leading candidate to become the top intelligence official in a future Donald Trump administration may find himself out of a job first. Obama administration officials want to remove Adm. Michael Rogers from his position as the director of the National ...and more »

NSA turmoil could threaten chief's job – and expand Trump's power - The Guardian

Potential changes at the agency could cost Michael Rogers his position as director and offer the president-elect an unexpected role in reshaping US intelligence. Spencer Ackerman · @attackerman. Sat 19 Nov 2016 23.24 EST First published on Sat 19 Nov ...and more »