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U.S. General Demoted Over Misuse of Funds

Posted November 14th, 2012 at 12:20 pm (UTC-5)
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A four-star general who once led the U.S. military’s Africa Command has been demoted for misusing taxpayer money. U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said this week General William “Kip” Ward, former head of AFRICOM, will lose one of his four stars and will be forced to repay $82,000 to the military. Investigators have concluded Ward […]

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