INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Tues. 13/11/12: The Petraeus affair is continuing to get a lot of attention in the international press. The Washington Post has been investigating the scandal. Attention has now turned to another top brass official: Gen. John Allen, who replaced David Petraeus as commander of US and NATO troops in Afghanistan in 2011.
WASHINGTON POST: “Petraeus hoped affair would stay secret and he could keep his job as CIA director”
INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE: “Unlikely timing for Petraeus exit”
Y NET NEWS: “Assad's army tempers fire near border”