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Shell_Seas

(3,299 posts)
Tue Jul 18, 2017, 09:34 AM Jul 2017

State Department's top cyber official to leave post

The State Department’s top cyber official will leave his position at the end of this month. 

Chris Painter, appointed the department’s coordinator for cyber issues in 2011 during the Obama administration, will leave the State Department at the end of July.

http://thehill.com/policy/cybersecurity/342380-state-department-cyber-official-to-leave-post

Ok, this was yesterday's news, but somehow I must of missed it on DU.

I saw that they were also leaving the war crimes division abandoned. But this?? Why this?? With everything going on right now, why this? Obvious, in your face, blatant, they can do whatever they want, the red flags are up...What the hell is going on??

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State Department's top cyber official to leave post (Original Post) Shell_Seas Jul 2017 OP
Once he becomes a private citizen exboyfil Jul 2017 #1
No kidding. Shell_Seas Jul 2017 #6
Oh no! Who's gonna handle "The Cyber" now? nt Guy Whitey Corngood Jul 2017 #2
Isn't Rudy Giuliani handling this? HipChick Jul 2017 #4
. Guy Whitey Corngood Jul 2017 #5
Don't Worry. SDJay Jul 2017 #3
Putin is dispatching him now, I'm sure. Shell_Seas Jul 2017 #7
More on this Shell_Seas Jul 2017 #8
Now isn't that just too convenient! procon Jul 2017 #9

procon

(15,805 posts)
9. Now isn't that just too convenient!
Tue Jul 18, 2017, 11:07 AM
Jul 2017

The State Department is being downsized to The Department of Jared.

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