National Security http://northernpublicradio.org en CIA Director Petraeus Resigns, Citing Extramarital Affair http://northernpublicradio.org/post/cia-director-petraeus-resigns-citing-extramarital-affair <p>The director of the Central Intelligence Agency David Petraeus submitted his resignation today, citing an extramarital affair.</p><p>"After being married for over 37 years, I showed extremely poor judgment by engaging in an extramarital affair," Petraeus said in a message sent to CIA staff. "Such behavior is unacceptable, both as a husband and as the leader of an organization such as ours. This afternoon, the President graciously accepted my resignation."</p><p> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 21:08:46 +0000 NPR News 21144 at http://northernpublicradio.org CIA Director Petraeus Resigns, Citing Extramarital Affair