07.08.2012 [Politico] - David H. Petraeus, 101st Airborne Division Commander, and Governor Play Slideshow. By TIM MAK | 8/7/12 1:33 PM EDT. With rumblings that Gen. David Petraeus might be in the mix for Romney's running mate, here are POLITICO's Top 10 Petraeus facts: 1.
(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
In Iraq, General David Petraeus, the former commander of US forcs in Iraq, was praised for bringing Sunni tribal leaders into the fight against al-Qaeda. As the commander of... - 11.02.2008, AlJazeeraEnglish
06.09.2012 [Daily Beast] - David Petraeus. The four-star general took command of the Iraq war in 2007 and implemented the counter-insurgency known as the surge. Abu-Risha and his brother also had meetings in Anbar with President Bush, top U.S. congressman and senior allied
03.09.2012 [Stars and Stripes] - David Petraeus, to launch an investigation. Mouton spoke with Afghan officers and soldiers, subcontractors on the base and public officials and villagers in Muqur. The sources, coupled with additional evidence assembled by the 1-504's command staff
02.09.2012 [ITV News] - The Afghan Local Police is a project of US General David Petraeus, the predecessor of US General John Allen, who took over the post of commander of foreign forces in Afghanistan in 2011. Allen thinks about 25 per cent of insider killings are done by
29.08.2012 [CNN] - David Petraeus, then-commanding general in Afghanistan, during 2011 "debated acting on his own and ordering an airstrike on the bin Laden stronghold" in Pakistan. • Obama left "critical decisions" about the bin Laden raid to Secretary of State Hillary
06.09.2012 [The Yemen Times] - A U.S. diplomatic cable released two years ago by WikiLeaks revealed that former President Ali Abdullah Saleh told then-commander of United States Central Command General David Petraeus—now director of central intelligence—that Yemen would
17.08.2012 [Pioneer Press] - Weber learned Kurdish while serving under Gen. David Petraeus, when Weber advised Gen. Babaker Shawkat Zebari, the commander and chief of staff of the Iraqi Joint Forces. According to Weber's citation, Babaker said Weber was "the best U.S. officer to
01.07.2010 by Carly for CA SACRAMENTO, CA – U.S. Senate candidate Carly Fiorina today issued the following statement in response to the Senate's 99-0 vote to confirm General David Petraeus as the new military commander in Afghanistan: ...