National Security Shakeup
8:23 AM, Apr 27, 2011 • By DANIEL HALPER
The Washington Post reports that Ryan Crocker, former ambassador to Iraq, will likely be nominated to be the next ambassador to Afghanistan :
Petraeus will, after leaving Afghanistan, likely be the next head of the CIA, the AP reports. "CIA Director Leon Panettais slated to move to the Pentagon to be Defense Secretary...If nominated and confirmed by the Senate, Panetta would replace Robert Gates, who has long said he wants to retire this year."