Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 US Lieutenant General David H. Petraeus

David H. Petraeus
David H. Petraeus
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Wed. April 25, 2018

-
... from McMaster, who was working with David Petraeus, the now-retired general, on a Middle East-focused initiative. "He was like, 'Hey Mike, hey brother,' " Gallagher said, his voice dropping into a raspy impersonation. "'I need you to get on a plane and fly to D.C. We're doing this project for Gen. Petraeus.
The general-as-savior delusion is not solely a Trump-era condition, of course. When the D.C. elite speculated in the 1990s about Gen. Colin Powell turning to politics, there was a guessing game about whether he was a Republican or Democrat. It was the same with David Petraeus – whose side was he on ...

But McMaster made his share of enemies coming up the ranks, and only got his first star after the personal intervention of Gen. David Petraeus, who was heading the Army promotion board in 2008. McMaster, who had been a senior adviser to Petraeus, had failed twice before to make the one-star ...
Retired Army Gen. and former CIA Director David Petraeus praised outgoing national security adviser H.R. McMaster on Thursday, saying he served the ... Petraeus multiple times while both were in the Army, and Petraeus in 2008 sat on the board for his mentee's promotion to a one-star major general.
Allen, who had taken over for the Army Gen. David Petraeus in Afghanistan, "was troubled by the email, in particular that somebody knew about the dinner, which had not been publicly announced, thereby presenting a potential security concern," the documents state. So Kelley asked her friend the FBI ...
The growing expectation that President Donald Trump is going to force out Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as national security adviser raises a .... later adopted by Gen. David Petraeus on a larger scale. But he was passed over for promotion and only reached general with the intervention of his patron Petraeus.

... dedicated significant time to hosting legislators for roundtable discussions in the White House residence and chairing Roosevelt Room meetings so that members of Congress, via secure video teleconference, could pose questions directly to Gen. David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker in Iraq. Rex Tillerson
And so Geren called Gen. David Petraeus, then commander of U.S. forces in Iraq, to chair that year's Army promotion board for the explicit purpose of ensuring that McMaster and several other creative but career-blocked colonels would become generals. (Some even called that year's panel “the H.R. ... Rex Tillerson
We posed that question to the Iraq War's most influential figure, retired Army Gen. David Petraeus, who led U.S. forces in Iraq during the 2007-2008 surge in an attempt to stop a Sunni-Shiite civil war. “I think everybody who was in Iraq, who served there, who knows the sacrifice it entails, who knows the cost ... Rex Tillerson
Similarly, in 2015, after former CIA director Gen. David Petraeus admitted to giving his mistress classified information and then lying to FBI agents about it, Petraeus was able to retain his pension, which reportedly pays him $208,000 a year. Federal law states that government employees can lose ... FBI job
Similarly, in 2015, after former CIA director Gen. David Petraeus admitted to giving his mistress classified information and then lying to FBI agents about it, Petraeus was able to retain his pension, which reportedly pays him $208,000 a year. McCabe first joined the FBI in 1996, investigating organized crime ... FBI job
A Keene native and Army four-star general, David G. Perkins, center, is retiring today after nearly 40 years of service. Perkins will be honored today in Washington, D.C., the Army Times reported. Last week, Perkins handed over the reins of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command in Fort Eustis, ...
This sentiment is shared by Gen. David Petraeus, who under former Presidents George W. Bush and Obama not only commanded troops in Iraq and Afghanistan but also headed the U.S. Central Command and the CIA. In articles that he co-wrote with Brookings Institution national security expert Michael E.
Between 2004 to 2014, he was integral in assisting and advising senior defense officials including Gen. David Petraeus during frequent trips to Iraq and Afghanistan. He still appears regularly before Congress to testify about foreign policy and national security and serves as a senior military analyst for Fox ...
Retired Gen. David Petraeus, who commanded troops in Iraq and served as Obama's CIA director, co-created the gun control advocacy group Veterans Coalition for Common Sense in 2016. “As service members, each of us swore an oath to protect our Constitution and the homeland,” Petraeus and his ...
... Forces Afghanistan, Gen. David Petraeus. Petraeus first visited Brennan in May 2008 at Walter Reed Army Medical Center while Brennan was fighting for his life and unresponsive. As he was leaving, Petraeus turned around and shouted out the nickname of Brennan's 101st Airborne regiment, “Currahee!
A former CIA director and retired general appeared recently on “The David Rubenstein Show: Peer to Peer Conversations” to talk about his career, leadership, current foreign relations and his future plans. After graduating from West Point in 1974, David Petraeus was commissioned an infantry officer and ...

Former Director of the CIA, General David Petraeus, who is in Tel Aviv for Cybertech 2018, declared that US-Israel collaboration is reaching new heights. ... Our collaboration reaches new heights time and time again,” remarked Petraeus. Speaking on a panel with Petraeus, Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Nadav Zafrir ...
Retired Army Gen. David Petraeus Describes Trump's Options In Afghanistan ... NPR's Robert Siegel talks to David Petraeus, a retired U.S. Army general and former commander of troops in Afghanistan, about the state of the war in Afghanistan. ROBERT ... DAVID PETRAEUS: Great to be with you, Robert.
( PHOTOS: Gen. David Petraeus). The FBI is investigating Paula Broadwell, author of the biography "All In: The Education of General David Petraeus," for improperly attempting to access his email, law enforcement officials tell NBC News. An intelligence source confirms to POLITICO that the FBI had ...
Just days after the 15th anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq in March, 2003, I wonder why it's still difficult for one of our nation's most-respected commanders of the war, Gen. David Petraeus, to admit what many already know: Going into Iraq was a mistake. Petraeus was asked recently by Task & Purpose ...
Retired Gen. David Petraeus, who commanded troops in Iraq and served as Obama's CIA director, co-created the gun control advocacy group Veterans Coalition for Common Sense in 2016. “As service members, each of us swore an oath to protect our Constitution and the homeland,” Petraeus and his ...
... Forces Afghanistan, Gen. David Petraeus. Petraeus first visited Brennan in May 2008 at Walter Reed Army Medical Center while Brennan was fighting for his life and unresponsive. As he was leaving, Petraeus turned around and shouted out the nickname of Brennan's 101st Airborne regiment, “Currahee!
A former CIA director and retired general appeared recently on “The David Rubenstein Show: Peer to Peer Conversations” to talk about his career, leadership, current foreign relations and his future plans. After graduating from West Point in 1974, David Petraeus was commissioned an infantry officer and ...
Former Director of the CIA, General David Petraeus, who is in Tel Aviv for Cybertech 2018, declared that US-Israel collaboration is reaching new heights. ... Our collaboration reaches new heights time and time again,” remarked Petraeus. Speaking on a panel with Petraeus, Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Nadav Zafrir ...
In 1986, future general, Iraq-Afghan War commander, and CIA director David Petraeus penned an article for the military journal “Parameters,” that ... Two decades later, when the next Vietnam-like quagmire did indeed present itself in Iraq, he and a whole generation of COINdinistas (like-minded officers ...
In addition, former CIA Director Gen (rtd) David Petraeus has joined as a new advisor, Ajay Singh, chairman and managing director of Spice Jet Limited and John Kern, senior vice president of Supply Chain Operations at Cisco, have joined the Washington-based advocacy group as its new members.
In 1986, future general, Iraq-Afghan War commander, and CIA director David Petraeus penned an article for the military journal Parameters that summarized ... Two decades later, when the next Vietnam-like quagmire did indeed present itself in Iraq, he and a whole generation of COINdinistas (like-minded ...
To be clear, then, ISIS is blowback from the U.S. invasion and occupation of Iraq. And don't just take my word for it. Listen to David Kilcullen, a former adviser to both Gen. David Petraeus and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, considered to be one of the world's leading counter-insurgency experts ...
In addition, former CIA Director Gen (rtd) David Petraeus has joined as a new advisor, Ajay Singh, chairman and managing director of Spice Jet Limited and John Kern, senior vice president of Supply Chain Operations at Cisco, have joined the Washington-based advocacy group as its new members.
“Looking ahead to 2018, as President Ghani said, he believes we have turned the corner and I agree,” Gen. .... David H. Petraeus, the war's commander at the time, said he was preparing to hand off responsibility for security operations to Afghan forces, given “hard-fought achievements” that he said had ...
NEW DELHI : Former head of Coalition forces in Afghanistan and former CIA Directo General Rtd General David Petraeus has said that Pakistan has legitimate concerns about some of their enemies having safe havens in eastern Afghanistan. General Petraeus, who recently visited India, in an interview ...
Former CIA Director General (retd) David H Petraeus on Thursday rejected any notion of Indian state-sponsored terrorism, while Foreign Secretary S ... Earlier in the day, Minister of State for External Affairs Gen V K Singh and Afghanistan's former President Hamid Karzai hoped that US President Donald ...
Ten years ago next month, the U.S. military changed tack in a messy Iraq occupation, launching what's simply known as “the surge.” Today, experts are still fighting over it. Even among those who credit Gen. David Petraeus and his counterinsurgency (COIN) strategy with turning the Iraq War around, there ...
At the very highest levels, the military got that and so did some at State — Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, General David Petraeus, Ambassador Karl ... a year as USAID chief of staff and 17 months as director of development at International Security Assistance Force headquarters in Kabul under Gen.
They attended an annual Heroes Gala event by Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America where he met former Army Gen. David Petraeus and other well-known military figures. He worked with Wright at a New York Giants game and at the Nov. 10 reopening of the Times Square recruiting station after its ...
They attended an annual Heroes Gala event by Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America where he met former Army Gen. David Petraeus and other well-known military figures. He worked with Wright at a New York Giants game and at the Nov. 10 reopening of the Times Square recruiting station after its ...
“As a result, America's leadership in the world, which before 2016 seemed to be the key to international stability, has been severely degraded,” said Mansoor, who as an Army colonel served as Gen. David Petraeus' executive officer in Baghdad in 2008. In a foreign policy speech this month, Trump said his ...
“The single biggest lesson we should have learned is that before you invade a country, you need to really understand in a very granular and nuanced way what is going on inside that country,” retired Gen. David Petraeus, the former leader of the Iraqi and Afghan counterinsurgency campaigns and former ...
Retired Gen. David Petraeus said in a recent interview that he would would be interested in working for the Trump Administration under “certain conditions.” In an interview with POLITICO Magazine, Petraeus confirmed that he had previously spoken to the Trump Administration about serving as secretary of ...
Petraeus wouldn't specify what the conditions were, but said they were part of a conversation he had with Trump last year. He added he'd still be interested in serving under those conditions. The retired general's comments come amid mounting speculation about the future of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ...
Recalling that was Petraeus' cautious way of answering a question about whether President Donald Trump is right to say that America is winning the war against the Islamic State. Later, the retired four-star general and former CIA director told me in an interview for POLITICO's Off Message podcast, “There ...
Retired Army Gen. David Petraeus, speaking during the International Institute for Strategic Studies Manama Dialogue in Bahrain on Saturday, outlined five lessons learned from fighting Islamic extremists that should guide future US policy. Here, an F-15E Strike Eagle disconnects from a KC-10 Extender ...
America's status as a global superpower is at a crossroads, Gen. David Petraeus, the ex-CIA director who commanded US forces in Iraq and Afghanistan, said during a recent trip to Long Island. Petraeus made the remarks while assessing the array of threats facing the nation Dec. 6 at LIU Post in Brookville ...
Retired Gen. David Petraeus was at the Nixon Library on Nov. 28 to “discuss the foreign policy of the Trump administration.” While the former CIA director touched on that topic, he spent considerable time talking about the 16-year war against Islamic terrorism and answered questions on a wide range of ...
And we're back now with general Petraeus. Your successor at the CIA said we have about a 20% to 25% chance of a real conflict there. Can you see a diplomatic resolution at this point? I think there's still an opportunity. All of the rhetoric is named at China, not at North Korea. This is about getting president ...
GEN. DAVID PETRAEUS, (RET.) FORMER CIA DIRECTOR: Good to be with you, Martha. Thanks. RADDATZ: I want to start with what the White House said, about it being highly inappropriate to debate a four-star general. PETRAEUS: Well, I think we're all fair game. And I certainly experienced lots of that in ...
Martha Raddatz speaks exclusively with former CIA director Gen. David Petraeus, Sunday on “This Week.” The Powerhouse Roundtable debates the week in politics, with ABC News political analyst Matthew Dowd, ABC News' Cokie Roberts, FiveThirtyEight senior political writer Perry Bacon Jr., and ...
Gen. David Petraeus sees the United States as entering a new era of geopolitical conflict, and he says the stability of the global order depends on the thinkers and leaders of tomorrow who are learning their lessons today. Speaking Thursday at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International ...
Retired Army Gen. David Petraeus said President Donald Trump's foreign policy has more continuity than change when it comes to ongoing conflict in the Middle East, Central Asia and Africa . "This will provoke a bit of thought," he said Tuesday night to an audience in Hattiesburg. "In many respects, it's a ...


 

news and opinion


 


 


 


 


schema-root.org

    usa
     government
      branches
       executive
        departments
         defense
          personnel
           generals
             david h. petraeus

US Generals:
             anthony r. jones
             anthony zinni
             antonio taguba
             barbara fast
             barry mccaffrey
             bernard trainor
             brent scowcroft
             buford c. blount iii
             carl e. vuono
             carlton w fulford jr
             carter ham
             charles a. horner
             charles h. jacoby jr
             charles h. swannack jr
             charles w. fletcher jr
             claudia kennedy
             creighton abrams
             dan leaf
             david barno
             david grange
             david h. petraeus
             david mckiernan
             david r. irvine
             don edwards
             donald cook
             donald ryder
             edward lansdale
             elbert perkins
             eldon a. bargewell
             eric shinseki
             evelyn foote
             francis h. kearney iii
             gary luck
             geoffrey miller
             george a. joulwan
             george casey
             george fay
             george w. casey jr
             gordon r. sullivan
             gregory martin
             h. hugh shelton
             h.r. mcmaster
             harry e. soyster
             herbert l. altshuler
             j. franklin bell
             j.h. binford peay iii
             jack keane
             jack rives
             james cartwright
             james cullen
             james helmly
             james lovelace
             james pillsbury
             janis karpinski
             jason kamiya
             jay garner
             jay hendrix
             jerry curry
             john abizaid
             john altenburg
             john batiste
             john campbell
             john casciano
             john craddock
             john curran
             john custer
             john defreitas
             john f. mulholland jr
             john fugh
             john j sheehan
             john johns
             john m. shalikashvili
             john p. jumper
             john riggs
             john sattler
             john singlaub
             john vines
             joseph fil
             joseph p. hoar
             karl eikenberry
             keith alexander
             keith dayton
             kevin j. bergner
             kevin p. byrnes
             lance lord
             lance smith
             lester l. lyles
             lloyd austin iii
             mark kimmitt
             martin e. dempsey
             maxwell d. taylor
             merrill mcpeak
             michael dugan
             michael flynn
             michael hayden
             michael moseley
             mick bednarek
             nelson a. miles
             norman schwarzkopf
             paul eaton
             paul hester
             paul kern
             paul vallely
             peter chiarelli
             peter pace
             peter schoomaker
             ralph (ed) eberhart
             randall schmidt
             ray odierno
             ricardo sanchez
             richard b. meyers
             richard cody
             richard natonski
             richard o'meara
             richard p. formica
             rick baccus
             rick erlandson
             robert dees
             robert foglesong
             robert gard
             robert h. scales jr
             robert pollman
             robert s. coffey
             robert smolen
             ronald h. griffith
             russel honore
             russell s. bowen
             smedley d. butler
             stanley a. mcchrystal
             steven boutelle
             t. michael moseley
             thomas mcinerney
             thomas metz
             thomas romig
             thomas sarsfield power
             thomas white
             tommy franks
             vernon walters
             walter wojdakowski
             wayne downing
             wesley clark
             william e. odom
             william e. ward
             william g. boykin
             william r. looney iii
             william wallace
             william westmoreland