A US official says a Florida socialite whose emails triggered the eventual downfall of CIA director David Petraeus visited the White House 3 times.
The sex scandal that ensnared CIA chief David Petraeus has prompted laughter among the Taliban.
It started in May with a spiteful email to the top US commander in Afghanistan.
The raid on a mansion in Abbottabad, near Islamabad, Leon Panetta said was the culmination of intense and tireless
efforts on the part of many dedicated agency officers over many years.
US intelligence has caused "exceptionally heavy damage" to al Qaeda and the CIA intends to continue counter terrorism operations "aggressively" in South Asia, according to the agency`s top ranking official.
The director of the CIA beseeched Arab-American and Muslim leaders to join efforts to reduce the threat of terrorism in the US.
A top American intelligence official has said that the United States is a nation at war which is facing threat from al-Qaeda terrorists in Pakistan.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai