Profile: Mike Pompeo, Trump's new pick for U.S. secretary of state
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
WASHINGTON, March 14 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated Mike Pompeo, now head of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), to replace Rex Tillerson to serve as the country's new secretary of state.
Pompeo's nomination is now waiting confirmation by the U.S. Senate.
The following is a profile of the CIA chief.
Pompeo was born in Dec. 30, 1963 in the U.S. state of California, and graduated first in his class from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point where he majored in ...