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CIA director who quit after sex scandal joins investment company
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CIA director who quit after sex scandal joins investment company

May 31st 2013, 6:50 AM 6,352 Views 5 Comments

David Petraeus resigned in November after admitting an affair with his biographer, 20 years his junior.

Obama: 'No security threat' in Petraeus and Allen sex scandal
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# Sex Scandal

Obama: 'No security threat' in Petraeus and Allen sex scandal

Nov 15th 2012, 2:06 PM 3,085 Views 3 Comments

Barack Obama says the scandal surrounding the former CIA head and the top military commander in Afghanistan has no security impact.

Disgraced CIA chief to testify before Congress: reports
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# US

Disgraced CIA chief to testify before Congress: reports

Nov 14th 2012, 5:30 PM 3,295 Views 9 Comments

David Petraeus will testify before Congress after all about the attack on the US consulate in Libya which killed US Ambassador Christopher Stephens and three other Americans.

Support for top US commander amid continuing Petraeus sex scandal
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# Investigation

Support for top US commander amid continuing Petraeus sex scandal

Nov 14th 2012, 7:54 AM 3,750 Views 1 Comment

The top commander in Afghanistan, John Allen, has received the backing of US President Barack Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defence Secretary Leon Panetta.

New twist in Petraeus sex scandal as top US commander investigated
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# Petraeus

New twist in Petraeus sex scandal as top US commander investigated

Nov 13th 2012, 8:19 AM 7,706 Views 14 Comments

The top American commander in Afghanistan is under investigation for alleged “inappropriate communications” with Jill Kelley who has been implicated in the Petraeus scandal.

Details of second woman in Petraeus case emerge
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Details of second woman in Petraeus case emerge

Nov 12th 2012, 10:36 AM 5,216 Views 2 Comments

The second woman is alleged to have received emails from Paula Broadwell who is said to have conducted an affair with the now former head of the CIA.

CIA director quits over extramarital affair
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# CIA

CIA director quits over extramarital affair

Nov 9th 2012, 8:25 PM 11,083 Views 44 Comments

Petraeus said in a statement that he had shown “extremely poor judgement” in having an affair.

Former CIA agent gets 30 months' jail for naming colleague
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# CIA

Former CIA agent gets 30 months' jail for naming colleague

Oct 23rd 2012, 8:33 PM 13,387 Views 29 Comments

John Kiriakou told a journalist the name of a colleague who was involved in torturing suspected al-Qaeda members.

Petraeus hands over command in Afghanistan to take up CIA role
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Petraeus hands over command in Afghanistan to take up CIA role

Jul 18th 2011, 9:34 AM 174 Views 0 Comments

What’s next for the nearly 10-year-old conflict?

NATO apologises after botched airstrike kills women and children in Afghanistan
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

NATO apologises after botched airstrike kills women and children in Afghanistan

May 30th 2011, 12:47 PM 269 Views 0 Comments

Afghan president Hamid Karzai has asked NATO forces to coordinate airstrikes with his army but it appears NATO did not do so on this occasion.

NATO commander apologises for fatal attack on Afghan children
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# Afghanistan

NATO commander apologises for fatal attack on Afghan children

Mar 2nd 2011, 9:30 PM 527 Views 0 Comments

Nine children, aged between 7 and 12, were killed accidentally by NATO forces in Afghanistan as they gathered firewood yesterday.

Pentagon says no decision on Petraeus Afghanistan exit
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# Afghanistan

Pentagon says no decision on Petraeus Afghanistan exit

Feb 16th 2011, 12:01 PM 436 Views 0 Comments

Reports indicate that the commander of the international force in Afghanistan is to step down.