(born November 7, 1952) is a retired American military officer and public official. He served as Director of the Central Intelligence Agency from September 6, 2011, until his resignation on November 9, 2012. Prior to his assuming the directorship of the CIA, Petraeus was a highly decorated four-star general, serving over 37 years in the United States Army. His last assignments in the Army were as commander of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) and
03.09.2012 [Journal of Turkish Weekly] - Ankara was tight-lipped concerning a reported unannounced visit to Istanbul by U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director DavidPetraeus, while U.S. officials were little different than their Turkish counterparts in response to questions. Petraeus
12.08.2012 [Truth-Out] - Gen. DavidPetraeus testifies during the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on his nomination to be director of the Central Intelligence Agency in Washington, June 23, 2011. (Photo: Stephen Crowley / The New York Times) A recent book about Gen.
08.08.2012 [New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio] - U.S. Gen. DavidPetraeus (Alex Wong/Getty Images). A new name has entered the speculation for who Romney will select: Gen. DavidPetraeus according to the Drudge Report. Patraeus is currently serving as head of the Central Intelligence Agency and was
07.08.2012 [Business Insider] - At the top of his website where millions of eyes will undoubtedly see, Matt Drudge is floating DavidPetraeus, the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, as a possible vice presidential pick for Mitt Romney. Drudge is polling his readers on
08.08.2012 [CNN (blog)] - DavidPetraeus, director of the Central Intelligence Agency, would be a good pick–one day after a spokesman for the CIA shot down reports that Petraeus would consider running for elected office. The Petraeus suggestion originally came Tuesday from The
08.08.2012 [PakistanToday.com.pk] - ISLAMABAD - Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director DavidPetraeus is likely to visit Islamabad soon in a bid to reach an 'Agreement on Intelligence Cooperation' with Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) after the recently made vital pact on
08.08.2012 [Daily Caller] - DavidPetraeus is now being floated as possible dark-horse option for Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney. The possibility that Petraeus, the Central Intelligence Agency director who oversaw American troops in Iraq and Afghanistan, could be