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Former CIA director on "worst-case scenario" in Syrian civil war

Leon Panetta -- a former CIA director, defense secretary, and White House chief of staff -- discusses the challenges the next U.S. president can expect to face in war-torn Syria

Leon Panetta visits Afghanistan

January 1, 1970

U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta is scheduled to meet with President Karzai during his two-day visit to Afghanistan. The trip comes as the Taliban has vowed revenge following this past weekend's killing spree by a U.S. soldier who is accused of killing 16 civilians in Afghanistan. Most of those killed were children and women.