Leon Panetta visits Afghanistan

Associated Press
Leon Panetta, former U.S. Secretary of Defense and former director of the Central Intelligence Agency, left, greets former congressional colleague Pete Domenici, right, while New Mexico State University president Garrey Carruthers looks on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, during the start of the 2014 Domenici Public Policy Conference at the Las Cruces Convention Center in Las Cruces N.M.  (AP Photo/The Las Cruces Sun-News, Robin Zielinski )

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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.

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