David Petraeus will testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee regarding the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi. Dianne Feinstein, the Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman, told Politico:
"Mr Petraeus has indicated his willingness. He is eager to come before the committee so we will work out the details."
Mr Petraeus has not been seen since Friday, when the news of his affair with Mrs Broadwell broke.
General John Allen is being investigated for "inappropriate communication" with the woman at the centre of the CIA affair scandal.
The director of the CIA, General David Petraeus tendered his resignation as head of the leading U.S. spy agency on Friday.