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CIA / Petraeus Resignation #1034538

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 12, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Orr) The investigation that uncovered the affair that led to the resignation of CIA director Gen. David Petraeus reviewed; details given about the e-mails sent by Petraeus’s mistress/biographer Paula Broadwell to Petraeus family friend Jill Kelley; photos and scenes shown. [In interview BROADWELL – talks about Petraeus.] [Earlier, PETRAEUS – praises his wife Holly.] What Petraeus is saying to his friends discussed.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) The impact on the CIA of Petraeus’s sudden departure examined; details given about the background of Michael Morell††, who will take over. [Former CIA deputy director John McLAUGHLIN††- comments on the job of acting director.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) The announcement that Morell will take Petraeus’s place in testifying about the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya noted.

Pelley, Scott;
Orr, Bob;
Martin, David

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