US prosecutors seek charges against former CIA chief Petraeus

  • Prosecutors in the US have recommended that charges be brought against former CIA director David Petraeus as he provided classified information to a woman he was romantically involved with, media reports say.

    A respected and highly decorated former general, Petraeus stepped down from the CIA after controversial details of his relationship with Paula Broadwell become public.

    According to the New York Times, the justice department is looking at whether Petraeus provided Broadwell access to his CIA email along with other classified information.  



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