The veteran of the Nixon, Ford and Reagan administrations helped convene discussions of senior intelligence officials at the University of Cambridge.
A rebellion against the gulf kingdom’s rulers shows how Tehran has adapted its support for proxy groups in different Middle Eastern countries.
A career CIA operative, she is the first woman to head the spy agency.
In a letter to Sen. Warner, Gina Haspel wrote that the program “did damage to our officers and our standing in the world.”
The former agency employee is being held in a Manhattan jail on unrelated charges.
Haspel’s performance before the Senate Intelligence Committee could make or break her bid to become the agency’s next director.
President Trump’s nominee to lead the agency is expected to face tough questioning before the Senate Intelligence Committee.
The White House sided with FBI and intelligence officials, who said information sought by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) could endanger an intelligence source.
The longtime covert officer, much of whose career remains classified, will be questioned about her role in the agency’s interrogation program.