Gina Haspel (seen on Wednesday) threatened to pull out of her nomination for CIA director on Friday over concerns about her involvement in the interrogation of terrorism suspects, insiders said. Photo: EPA-EFE

Donald Trump’s pick for CIA, Gina Haspel, wanted to pull out after concerns over her role in ‘torture’

Gina Haspel was reportedly involved in the interrogation – called torture by some – of terrorism suspects after the September 11 attacks

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Gina Haspel (seen on Wednesday) threatened to pull out of her nomination for CIA director on Friday over concerns about her involvement in the interrogation of terrorism suspects, insiders said. Photo: EPA-EFE
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