Petraeus Affair http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22802/all en Jill Kelley: The other woman in David Petraeus scandal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121111/jill-kelley-david-petraeus The Associated Press described Kelley as a “local concerned citizen who volunteers to help the military,” but it seems Broadwell may have viewed her as a possible rival for the retired general's affections. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121111/jill-kelley-david-petraeus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair Americas Politics United States Mon, 12 Nov 2012 02:48:00 +0000 Allison Jackson 5725646 at http://www.globalpost.com Petraeus's fall a reminder of the personal toll of military service http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/groundtruth/petraeus-fall-reminder-the-personal-toll-military-service <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> One of the most highly decorated US military generals in history comes to terms with a very costly mistake. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Charles M. Sennott </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>WASHINGTON&mdash;Honoring Veterans Day is about remembering the sacrifices of the fallen and the struggles of those soldiers who come home wounded by war.</p> <p>It&rsquo;s about pondering the toll of the recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan on the over-stressed less than one percent of the American population that actually serves in the military, and this year it forces the country to ask whether General David H. Petraeus and his family are part of that wider toll.</p> <p>This Veterans Day falls amid the wreckage of one of the most distinguished military careers in modern history, and what those who know Petraeus well say is an uncharacteristic failure of judgment and lack of discipline.</p> <p>It turns out that the venerated four-star general is perhaps not so different from the 800,000 men and women who have served multiple combat tours, many of them suffering the strains and invisible wounds that can fracture families, break marriages and crush spirits.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/groundtruth/petraeus-fall-reminder-the-personal-toll-military-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Ground Truth Petraeus Affair Military War Iraq GroundTruth Mon, 12 Nov 2012 14:45:00 +0000 Charles M. Sennott 5725664 at http://www.globalpost.com Petraeus took mistress, Paula Broadwell, to Paris on government-funded trip: Report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/politics/121112/petraeus-took-mistress-paula-broadwell-paris-government-funded-trip Petraeus's rendezvous with mistress in Paris.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/politics/121112/petraeus-took-mistress-paula-broadwell-paris-government-funded-trip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair Politics United States Mon, 12 Nov 2012 14:50:00 +0000 Ellen Connolly 5725666 at http://www.globalpost.com Jill Kelley: Who is she? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/jill-kelley-who-she Kelley has three young children with her husband, and she described Petraeus as a grandfather to her family. She has an identical twin, Natalie.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/jill-kelley-who-she" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair United States Mon, 12 Nov 2012 16:46:00 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5725673 at http://www.globalpost.com The Petraeus affair: The ethics of a scandal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/the-petraeus-affair-the-ethics-scandal Officials have said there is no evidence at this point that intelligence or national security secrets were exposed during the affair.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/the-petraeus-affair-the-ethics-scandal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair Politics United States Mon, 12 Nov 2012 19:29:00 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5725683 at http://www.globalpost.com How David Petraeus changed the world http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/david-petraeus-affair-afghanistan-iraq-military-cia <p><span style="line-height: 20px;">David Petraeus&#39; confession of having an affair may be making the headlines, but the former four-star general and one of America&#39;s most influential political leaders has left an indelible mark on US foreign policy.</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/david-petraeus-affair-afghanistan-iraq-military-cia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair World Leaders Military United States Mon, 12 Nov 2012 20:28:00 +0000 Kyle Kim 5725714 at http://www.globalpost.com The Petraeus affair: full coverage http://www.globalpost.com/series/the-petraeus-affair Lust, ambition and email: As the Petraeus scandal metastasizes and new participants emerge, GlobalPost brings you the latest. Petraeus Affair Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0000 5725716 at http://www.globalpost.com 'All In' reviews hinted at Broadwell's 'hero-worship' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/all-in-book-reviews-broadwell-hero-worship "All In: The Education of David Petraeus," is receiving a lot of attention these days.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/all-in-book-reviews-broadwell-hero-worship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair Entertainment Military War United States Mon, 12 Nov 2012 20:04:00 +0000 Talia Ralph 5725721 at http://www.globalpost.com Petraeus reportedly told Paula Broadwell to stop harassing Jill Kelley http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/petraeus-told-broadwell-stop-harassing-kelley The former CIA director reportedly told Broadwell to stop sending threatening e-mails, officials said. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121112/petraeus-told-broadwell-stop-harassing-kelley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair United States Mon, 12 Nov 2012 23:32:00 +0000 Jennifer Mattson 5725771 at http://www.globalpost.com David Petraeus sex scandal envelops US commander in Afghanistan, Gen. John Allen http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121113/david-petraeus-sex-scandal-general-john-allen-us-military-afghanistan-nato Gen. John Allen, the leading US commander in Afghanistan — and awaiting confirmation as the new NATO supreme allied commander for Europe — is now being investigated as part of the widening scandal around former CIA director David Petraeus. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121113/david-petraeus-sex-scandal-general-john-allen-us-military-afghanistan-nato" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair War Politics United States Tue, 13 Nov 2012 09:34:00 +0000 Freya Petersen 5725796 at http://www.globalpost.com Pakistani citizens react to Petraeus' resignation http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/pakistan/121113/pakistani-citizens-react-petraeus-resignation KARACHI — Since David Petraeus was appointed director of the Central Intelligence Agency, which oversees the drone program that has been firmly opposed by Pakistan's military, there has been little love lost between the country and the retired general. So what do ordinary citizens have to say about his exit from the spy agency?<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/pakistan/121113/pakistani-citizens-react-petraeus-resignation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair Pakistan Tue, 13 Nov 2012 14:57:00 +0000 Mariya Karimjee 5725809 at http://www.globalpost.com Petraeus emails revealed: Jealous Paula Broadwell accused love rival of touching her man under the table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121113/petraeus-emails-revealed-jealous-paula-broadwell The cat-fight emails that led to the ultimate downfall of Petraeus.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121113/petraeus-emails-revealed-jealous-paula-broadwell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair Politics United States Tue, 13 Nov 2012 15:09:00 +0000 Ellen Connolly 5725810 at http://www.globalpost.com Petraeus affair: 'Shirtless' FBI agent under investigation http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121113/petraeus-affair-shirtless-fbi-agent-jill-kelley-investigation Just when you thought the David Petraeus scandal couldn't get any weirder, it did.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121113/petraeus-affair-shirtless-fbi-agent-jill-kelley-investigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Petraeus Affair Military United States Tue, 13 Nov 2012 16:47:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5725826 at http://www.globalpost.com Petraeus affair: A who's who of those involved http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/war/military/121113/petraeus-affair-whos-who-those-involved It's day five of the Petraeus Affair, and things are starting to get complicated. Petraeus Affair Military United States Tue, 13 Nov 2012 18:06:00 +0000 Daniel DeFraia 5725832 at http://www.globalpost.com Petraeus, Allen scandal adds to sense of unraveling in Afghanistan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/121113/petraeus-allen-scandal-affair-obama-afghanistan-war-withdrawal <p>KABUL &mdash; The reality in Afghanistan is that peace remains elusive. Very few Afghans believe they will witness it during Obama&rsquo;s second term. The unfolding sex scandals &mdash; engulfing former CIA Director David Petraeus and the commander of American and NATO forces here, Gen. John Allen &mdash; simply add to the sense of a strategy unraveling.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/121113/petraeus-allen-scandal-affair-obama-afghanistan-war-withdrawal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Petraeus Affair World Leaders Conflict Zones Elections Diplomacy Military Politics United States Tue, 13 Nov 2012 19:10:00 +0000 Chris Sands 5725844 at http://www.globalpost.com