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Biden picks veteran diplomat William Burns as CIA director

William Burns is currently president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, an international affairs think tank headquartered in Washington.David Paul Morris / Bloomberg via Getty Images file

Burns, who speaks Russian, Arabic and French, most recently served as deputy secretary of state under President Barack Obama.

By Saphora Smith

NBC News

President-elect Joe Biden announced Monday that he had chosen former career diplomat William Burns to lead the Central Intelligence Agency.

“The American people will sleep soundly with him as our next CIA Director,” Biden said in a statement…

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