Richard Grenell, a Trump ally and staunch Iran critic, has been named US Acting Director of National Intelligence.
I am pleased to announce that our highly respected Ambassador to Germany, @RichardGrenell, will become the Acting Director of National Intelligence. Rick has represented our Country exceedingly well and I look forward to working with him. I would like to thank Joe Maguire....— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 20, 2020
President Trump has appointed Amb. Grenell as Acting Director of National Intelligence.— Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) February 20, 2020
Amb. Grenell is a great American patriot for this post, is highly respected & has courageously stood alongside the Iranian people's struggle for freedom.https://t.co/kfvaC4CtTZ