This same man saw his legacy of decades worth of public service swirl down the proverbial bowl after it was disclosed he shared classified information with his biographer and paramour, Paula Broadwell.
Yet as reported by the Agence France-Presse (AFP) of Paris, France via Yahoo! News, and also by the Economic Times of New Delhi, India, both on Sept. 1, 2015, despite the spectacular fall from grace for David Petraeus, somehow people in power still listen to his thoughts and opinions. Case in point would be the retired general actually advocating the United States “peel off” so-called moderate “reconcilables” from the al-Qaeda terrorist organization’s umbrella of allied Islamic jihadists to saddle up with the newly reconstituted and US trained, funded, and supplied Free Syrian Army (FSA).
The retired general’s sense of timing couldn’t be worse, or simply just callous, depending on one’s perspective. Either way, he doesn’t seem to remember that the United States is just a few days away from the anniversary of the 9/11 al-Qaeda terrorist attack that resulted in nearly 3,000 innocent people were wither vaporized, burned or fell to their deaths that day…
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