The director of the United States’ Central Intelligence Agency, John Brennan, is considering splitting up the organisation’s analysis and spying divisions to create hybrid sections dedicated to individual geographical regions and to specific threats to national security. Still in the preliminary phase, the proposal has already been submitted to an internal committee of the Virginia-based agency, which will evaluate its efficacy.
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