The 64-year-old, who is ambassador to Russia and Jordan, has 33 years of experience working with the foreign ministry and has worked with both Republican and Democratic presidents. He never became an intelligence officer. He was Deputy Foreign Minister before retiring in 2014. He retired to manage the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
After Donald Trump took office in 2017, he began writing a very important article on the Trump administration’s policies on foreign affairs, breaking the silence last year. Biden said, “B. S. Is a brilliant diplomat who has decades of experience protecting our people and country globally.
He said, “They also express my strong opinion that the intelligence department should be non-political and the dedicated intelligence officers serving our country deserve gratitude and respect. The American people will sleep peacefully as our next CIA director.