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    Threats to U.S. National Security

    Intelligence leaders testified at an annual hearing about security threats facing the U.S. at home and abroad. Among the issues they discussed were al-Qaida, Iran, Pakistan, and cyber…

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    CIA Director Nomination

    The Senate Select Intelligence Committee held a hearing on the nomination of General David Petraeus to be director of the Central Intelligence Agency. Among the topics hie addressed…

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    Retirement Ceremony for General Petraeus

    The Defense Department held a retirement ceremony for General David Petraeus, who was to become director of the Central Intelligence Agency. General Petraeus served as the top…

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    General David Petraeus on Military Operations

    General David Petraeus talked at the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia about Iraq and Afghanistan strategies.

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    National Security Team Personnel Changes

    President Obama announced changes to his national security team. Among those changes, he nominated CIA director Leon Panetta to be defense secretary and General David Petraeus to head…

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    General Petraeus Confirmation Hearing

    The Senate Armed Services Committee held a confirmation hearing on the nomination of General David Petraeus to be commander, International Security Assistance Force and, commander, U.S.…

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    Afghanistan Operations

    General Petraeus testified on current operations in Afghanistan.
    During questioning from Senator McCain, General Petraeus took suddenly ill and the hearing was suspended as he walked from…

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    Central Command and Special Operations Budget

    The Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on the fiscal 2011 budget request for the operations in Afghanistan and Pakistan. In his testimony General Petraeus addressed a…

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    David Petraeus Remarks on Military Veterans

    Retired General David Petraeus talked about the importance of supporting the families of deceased military personnel, caring for wounded service members, and honoring military…

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    Threats to U.S. National Security

    Intelligence leaders testified at an annual hearing about security threats facing the U.S. at home and abroad. Among the topics addressed were Afghanistan, the continued troubles with…

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    Terrorist Threats Against the U.S.

    The CIA and National Intelligence directors testified about the threat against the U.S. posed by al-Qaida and other terror groups. In his first appearance as CIA director, General…

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    Atlantic Council Awards Dinner

    The 2009 Atlantic Council awards dinner commemorated the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Former President George H.W. Bush and former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl…

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    U.S. Operations in Afghanistan, Part 1

    General Petraeus and Undersecretary Flournoy testified on U.S. operations in Afghanistan. General Petraeus, on his first trip to Washington, D.C., since taking the commander position…

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    General David Petraeus on Afghanistan and Iraq

    General Petraeus spoke about military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, and said the fight against al-Qaida had been “mildly positive” and called for a “whole of…

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    General Petraeus on Operations in Afghanistan

    General David Petraeus, who was in Washington D.C., for the week to testify before Congress, talked about the status of the war in Afghanistan. During the interview he talked about the…

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    National Security Symposium, Opening Session

    General David Petraeus, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, and Michael O’Hanlon spoke at the Reserve Officers Association Symposium. They talked about meeting national security…

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    Report on Iraq

    General Patraeus and Ambassador Crocker testified on the situation in Iraq and progress made by the government of Iraq in meeting benchmarks for progress and achieving…

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    Update on Military Situation in Iraq

    General Patraeus and Ambassador Crocker testified on the situation in Iraq and progress made by the government of Iraq in meeting benchmarks for progress and achieving…

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    Operations in Afghanistan

    General Petraeus and Michelle Flournoy testified on U.S. military and diplomatic operations in Afghanistan. In their remarks they said that gains made by the Taliban in recent years…

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    U.S. Operations in Afghanistan, Part 2

    General Petraeus and Undersecretary of Defense Department Policy Michele A. Flournoy testified on U.S. operations in Afghanistan. General Petraeus', on his first trip to Washington,…

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