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Iraq marked highlight of Petraeus' Army career

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WASHINGTON (AP) — At the close of his time commanding U.S. forces in Iraq, at the height of a legendary military career, Gen. David Petraeus was lauded by his boss, then-Defense Secretary Robert Gates, as "one of our nation's great battle captains." The depth of admiration for Petraeus' decades of accomplishment in uniform make it all the more remarkable that barely a year after retiring...