Trump considers retired General Petraeus as top diplomat - Bloomberg | Reuters

WASHINGTON Donald Trump will meet with retired U.S.

Reuters November 28, 2016 21:50:47 IST
Trump considers retired General Petraeus as top diplomat - Bloomberg
| Reuters

Trump considers retired General Petraeus as top diplomat  Bloomberg
 Reuters

WASHINGTON Donald Trump will meet with retired U.S. General David Petraeus on Monday as the president-elect considers him to serve as U.S. secretary of state, Bloomberg reported, citing a senior official with Trump's transition team.Petraeus, a former CIA director who resigned in 2012 after it emerged he had an extra-marital affair, has indicated that he would serve in Trump's administration if asked.

(Reporting by Susan Heavey; Editing by Frances Kerry)

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