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Trump targets Obama-era critics' security clearances

Trump targets Obama-era critics' security clearances

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President Donald Trump is considering revoking security clearances for ex-CIA Director John Brennan and other Obama-era critics of his administration.The White House named six former intelligence, law enforcement and national security chiefs.Press secretary Sarah Sanders said they had "politicised and in some cases monetised their public service" to make "baseless accusations" about Mr Trump.But at least two of them no longer have security clearance.In Monday's scheduled news conference, Mrs Sanders also cited: James Comey, former FBI director Andrew McCabe, former FBI deputy director James Clapper, former Director of National Intelligence National Susan Rice, former National Security Adviser Michael Hayden, former National Sec...