David Petraeus

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, right, speaks with Gen. John Allen, Commander of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), at a NATO meeting of Defense Ministers at NATO Headquarters on Feb. 2, 2012 in Brussels, Belgium. (credit: Jacquelyn Martin/Pool/Getty Images)

Panetta Touts Gen. Allen While Heading To Asia For Weeklong Trip

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Monday the Obama administration is nearing a decision in the next few weeks on how many U.S. troops would remain in Afghanistan — and for what purposes — after the U.S.-led combat mission ends in 2014.


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Petraeus Allegedly Shocked by Girlfriend’s Threatening Emails

CIA Director David Petraeus was shocked to learn last summer that his mistress was suspected of sending threatening emails warning another woman to stay away from him, former staff members and friends told The Associated Press Monday.


File photo of former CIA Director David Petraeus. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

House Leader Heard Of Petraeus Affair Oct. 27

An aide to House Majority Leader Eric Cantor says the Virginia congressman first heard about CIA Director David Petraeus’ extramarital affair on Saturday, Oct. 27, from an FBI source he didn’t know.


Petraeus Testifies At House Hearing On Developments In Afghanistan

Petraeus Case: A Timeline of Events

The extramarital affair that brought down David Petraeus’ celebrated career last week raised many questions. Among them: when exactly the affair began? Here’s a timeline of events, according to officials involved in the investigation.


File photo of then-CIA Director David Petraeus. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Friend: Petraeus Began Broadwell Affair After Taking CIA Job

Retired Gen. David Petraeus began an affair with his biographer in 2011, two months after he became CIA director, a friend and former top aide said Monday. The case has brewed an uproar in Congress over FBI investigative tactics and the fact lawmakers weren’t told soon enough about the probe rocking the intelligence and law enforcement establishment.


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Opinion: Petraeus Must Testify On Libya

Petraeus must either volunteer to speak as a civilian or Congress must subpoena the former CIA Director to speak to complete the Benghazi puzzle.


File photo of Gen. David Petraeus. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Congress Wants Answers on Petraeus Affair

Members of Congress said Sunday they want to know more details about the FBI investigation that revealed an extramarital affair between ex-CIA Director David Petraeus and his biographer.


David Petraeus walks the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to ring the Opening Bell as the CIA Commemorates it's 65th Anniversary on Sept. 18, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

CBS News: CIA Head Petraeus Resigns Due To Affair

Central Intelligence Agency Director David Petraeus has resigned, according to CBS News.


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CIA Director David Petraeus Quits Over Extramarital Affair

According to his letter of resignation, Petraeus asked President Barack Obama on Thursday to allow him to resign, and on Friday the president accepted.


File photo of Gen. David Petraeus. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

CIA, Petraeus Remember Losses In Covert Operations

The CIA is remembering those lost in covert operations, adding a new star to the intelligence agency’s memorial wall and more than a dozen names to its Book of Honor.