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General David Petraeus faints during grilling over US in Afghanistan

Hearing suspended for the day as Petraeus heals from dehydration, jetlag and need of food America’s top commander, General David Petraeus, fainted during a congressional hearing as he was being grilled by senators sceptical about US strategy in Afghanistan. His collapse came about an hour into the hearing as a Republican senator, John McCain, wondered … Read More