Petraeus to testify on Benghazi

Paula Broadwell holds a drink in the kitchen of her brother\'s house in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012. Broadwell is CIA Director David Petraeus\' biographer, with whom he had an affair that led to his abrupt resignation last Friday. It was Broadwell\'s threatening emails to Jill Kelley, a Florida woman who is a Petraeus family friend, that led to the FBI\'s discovery of communications between Broadwell and Petraeus indicating they were having an affair. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

WASHINGTON – Gen. David Petraeus will testify on the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. diplomatic facility in Benghazi, Politico reports.

The former CIA director will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee, but exactly when is not yet known.

Petraeus stepped down after word of an affair surfaced.

The extramarital affair with his biographer Paula Broadwell raised a number of questions, and prompted a Congressional investigation.

Lawmakers also are looking into a questionable relationship the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan had with a Florida socialite.

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