General David Petraeus is a hero who took over when we were not winning and has done some amazing things.
I’ve heard rumors lately that he may run for political office, hence the hit piece.
General “I can run with the men” Petraeus is just one more PC Flag Officers for whom “Victory” is not an Option..
Pretending the US has enjoyed a strategic success in Iraq is delusional at best.
With 200,000 Chaldean Christians fleeing Iraq to places like Syria to avoid murder, robbery, kidnapping and rape to pretend the Shia Dominated Government of Iraq is any sort of model for anything but a failed US Strategy is dishonest.
On the leadership side of the house.
“Do you think soldiers on the ground in the field care one way or the other if their comrade in arms are gay or lesbian?” asked NBC’s David Gregory.
“I’m not sure that they do. We’ll see,” replied Petraeus.
“I know, I served, in fact, in combat with individuals who were gay and who were lesbian in combat situations. Frankly, you know, over time you said, hey, how’s this guy shooting or how is her analysis or what have you?” explained Petraeus.”
Read the bio..
It appears he was a Major General at the time and by his own words he seems to have knowing allowed Homosexuals to serve on his staff.