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NSA Chief Keith Alexander Likely To Be Stripped of Authority Over US Cyber Command

Decision to be made by senior military officials

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Senior military officials are leaning toward removing the National Security Agency director's authority over U.S. Cyber Command, according to a former high-ranking administration official familiar with internal discussions. 

Keith Alexander, a four star general who leads both the NSA and Cyber Command, plans to step down in the spring.