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Paula Broadwell, ex-CIA chief Petraeus' lover, 'devastated by guilt'

Paula Broadwell

Speaking through her brother, the ex-lover of fallen CIA chief David Petraeus has broken her silence on the affair that led to his downfall, saying she is "filled with guilt and shame".

Wednesday, 21 November, 2012, 3:05am

Petraeus lover ‘filled with guilt and shame’

Paula Broadwell returned home to Charlotte on Sunday after more than a week being hounded by media while staying at her brother's home in Washington. Photo: AP

Speaking through her brother, the ex-lover of fallen CIA chief David Petraeus has broken her silence on the affair that led to his downfall, saying she is “filled with guilt and shame”.

20 Nov 2012 - 9:28am

Who said it?

Jill Kelley

I have Petraeus and Allen both e-mailing me about getting this dealt with

Florida socialite Jill Kelley, embroiled in scandal that saw David Petraeus resign as CIA chief, wrote to Tampa mayor about a DJ's offensive remarks on the Koran


We must be a tool to serve the government. We are not a chit-chat unit or a playgroup

18 Nov 2012 - 3:48am

Jill Kelley a professional schmoozer of US military men

From left: Natalie Khawam, David Petraeus, Scott and Jill Kelley, and Holly Petraeus smile for the camera at a party thrown at the Kelleys' Tampa mansion, which the couple used to establish themselves. Photo: AP

When Florida radio personality Bubba the Love Sponge claimed he would "deep fat fry a Koran" in response to deadly protests over US troops accidentally burning the Muslim holy book in Afghanistan Jill Kelley was enraged.

The socialite now embroiled in the scandal that brought down former CIA director David Petraeus, fired an e-mail to the Mayor of Tampa in March.

18 Nov 2012 - 3:11am

No security threat from Petraeus scandal: Obama

Barack Obama tells a White House news conference in Washington that the Petraeus scandal poses no risk to national security. Photo: Xinhua

US President Barack Obama assured Americans that the sex scandal that brought down CIA chief David Petraeus and ensnared another top general has not compromised national security.

15 Nov 2012 - 3:04pm

Petraeus scandal's Jill Kelley a socialite who enjoys parties but has debts

Jill Kelley, who had been identified as the woman who allegedly received harassing e-mails from General David Petraeus' paramour, Paula Broadwell, holes up in her Tampa home. Photo: AP

Jill Kelley, the Florida woman whose complaint about harassing e-mails opened an FBI investigation ensnaring two four-star US generals, is known for hosting military officers at her waterfront mansion in Tampa and once cooked alligator on a Food Network reality-show.

15 Nov 2012 - 8:59am

Obama backs General Allen over Petraeus sex scandal

(From left) US President Barack Obama, Defence Secretary Leon Panetta, General David Petraeus and General John Allen in April. Photo: AFP

US President Barack Obama backed the commander of US forces in Afghanistan on Tuesday after the top general was dragged into the sex scandal that brought down CIA director David Petraeus.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

The other 'other woman' fends off Petraeus media pack

Jill Kelley

The woman identified as the source of an FBI probe that led to the downfall of David Petraeus asked for privacy as she hosted a lavish birthday party for one of her children on the front lawn of her mansion-style home near MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa.

13 Nov 2012 - 2:56am