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  • Edward Snowden's leaks most serious in US history: ex-CIA official

    Edward Snowden's leaks most serious in US history: ex-CIA official

    Leaks from Edward Snowden have helped America's adversaries and represent the most serious breach of classified information in US history, the CIA's former number-two ranking official said in an interview on Friday.

  • Former CIA director David Petraeus to take $1 salary at New York school

    Former CIA director David Petraeus to take $1 salary at New York school

    Former CIA director David Petraeus is taking a big salary cut for his visiting professorship at the City University of New York's honors college after being criticized for how much he was getting paid.

  • FBI interviews David Petraeus at his Virginia home: report

    FBI interviews David Petraeus at his Virginia home: report

    FBI agents met with former CIA Director David Petraeus at his northern Virginia home as part of an investigation into whether an ex-lover improperly handled classified documents, USA Today reported.

  • Former CIA head David Petraeus apologises for conduct, affair

    Former CIA head David Petraeus apologises for conduct, affair

    David Petraeus apologised on Tuesday night to an audience of many veterans for the conduct that led to his resignation as head of the CIA following the disclosure of an extramarital affair.

  • White House rebuffed Hillary Clinton-David Petraeus plan to arm Syrian rebels: Report

    A plan developed last summer by then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and then-CIA Director David Petraeus to arm and train Syrian rebels was rebuffed by the White House, The New York Times reported on Saturday.

  • Top US commander cleared in David Petraeus's sex scandal

    Top US commander cleared in David Petraeus's sex scandal

    A Pentagon investigation has cleared Gen. John Allen, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, of professional misconduct in exchanging emails with a civilian woman linked to the sex scandal that led retired Gen. David Petraeus to resign as CIA directo...

  • Who is John Brennan?

    Who is John Brennan?

    John Brennan, who President Barack Obama is poised to pick to lead the CIA after the fall of David Petraeus, is an agency veteran who spent the last four years devising White House counterterrorism strategy.

  • David Petraeus's alleged lover won't face cyberstalking charge

    David Petraeus's alleged lover won't face cyberstalking charge

    The Justice Department has decided not to charge David Petraeus' mistress, Paula Broadwell, with cyberstalking as part of its investigation into an email scandal that led to the resignation of the CIA director and storied general.

  • Tampa socialite Jill Kelley fighting back in David Petraeus scandal

    Tampa socialite Jill Kelley fighting back in David Petraeus scandal

    A Tampa socialite embroiled in the scandal that cost CIA Director David Petraeus his job fought back on Tuesday after more than two weeks of silence as her attorneys released emails, telephone recordings and other material that they say show she neve...

  • South Korea sacks Jill Kelley over David Petraeus scandal

    South Korea sacks Jill Kelley over David Petraeus scandal

    South Korea said on Tuesday it was dismissing Jill Kelley, the Florida socialite at the heart of the scandal that brought down CIA chief David Petraeus, from her post as an "honorary consul".

  • General John Allen resumes command duty in Afghanistan

    General John Allen resumes command duty in Afghanistan

    General John Allen has returned to Kabul to resume his duties as the top U.S. and NATO commander of the war in Afghanistan, more than a week after the Pentagon announced it is investigating potentially "inappropriate" correspondence between the four-...

  • Wife of US general says infidelity a toll of wars

    Wife of US general says infidelity a toll of wars

    The wife of a U.S. Army general facing adultery and sex charges said on Monday military marriages have suffered from the extended U.S. involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan and described infidelity as an emotional war wound that gets overlooked.

  • Lover 'devastated' by fallout from David Petraeus affair

    Lover 'devastated' by fallout from David Petraeus affair

    Speaking through a friend, the ex-lover of fallen CIA chief David Petraeus has broken her silence on the affair that led to his downfall, saying she is "devastated" at all the harm done.

  • David Petraeus' biographer regrets damage done by affair

    David  Petraeus' biographer regrets damage done by affair

    Paula Broadwell, whose extramarital affair with CIA chief David Petraeus led to his resignation, is telling friends she is devastated by the fallout.

  • Florida socialite in Petraeus scandal feels 'scared,' betrayed

    Florida socialite in Petraeus scandal feels 'scared,' betrayed

    Days after an extramarital affair forced CIA Director David Petraeus to resign, the Florida socialite who triggered the inquiry that took down Petraeus complained about "paparazzi" in front of her mansion and "people calling me with threats."

  • David Petraeus testifies before US lawmakers on Benghazi

    David Petraeus testifies before US lawmakers on Benghazi

    Ex-CIA chief David Petraeus began his testimony before lawmakers on Friday about the September 11 assault on the US mission in Benghazi, his first appearance since resigning suddenly a week ago.

  • Jealous lover and bad luck brought down CIA chief David Petraeus

    Jealous lover and bad luck brought down CIA chief David Petraeus

    It was an unlikely chain of events involving a jealous lover, a Florida socialite and an over-zealous FBI agent that led CIA chief David Petraeus to resign over an extramarital affair.

  • US intelligence committees see film of Benghazi attack

    US intelligence committees see film of Benghazi attack

    Intelligence officials on Thursday showed lawmakers a real-time film of the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, and discussed a timeline of events in sometimes heated exchanges at a closed-door hearing, lawmakers said.

  • Pentagon chief orders ethics review for US top brass

    Pentagon chief orders ethics review for US top brass

    Defence Secretary Leon Panetta ordered US military commanders on Thursday to carry out a review of ethics training among senior officers amid a widening sex scandal that cost CIA chief David Petraeus his job.

  • Petraeus sex scandal amuses Taliban

    Petraeus sex scandal amuses Taliban

    The sex scandal that has brought down CIA chief David Petraeus may be causing heartache in the Washington security establishment but the affair has prompted laughter among the Taliban.

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