Below is a video about the ambassador, Chris Stevens.
Congressional and governmental probes into the attack on Benghazi: Friedman lamented that more Americans do not appreciate the work of diplomats in difficult situations. And so it is unprecedented, in fact, it would be very, very hard to find precedent for an attack like it in recent diplomatic history.
They use relevant information from the journal for reporting and return it to his family. Obama called Stevens a "courageous and exemplary representative of the United States.
The jury came back with a guilty verdict for the following counts:.
Legislators saw a "real-time film showing exactly what happened" on September 11 in Benghazi, starting before the attack began up "through the incident and the exodus," said Feinstein. Panetta gives verbal orders for Marine anti-terrorist teams from Rota, Spain, to prepare to deploy to Tripoli and Benghazi.
Twelve people were reportedly killed in the blast. Here's a summary of where things stand: Later it emerges that the statement preceded the protests.
Updated at 7. In light of the events of today, the United States government is working with partner countries around the world to protect our personnel, our missions, and American citizens worldwide.
People like Chris put themselves in danger because they believe in what they're doing. July 25, 2015 - Clinton's spokesman announces Clinton will publicly testify before the House Select Committee on Benghazi on October 22, 2015. It warns Americans to avoid large gatherings and non-essential travel in and around the embassy and other official buildings.
Show 25 25 50 100 All. The Pentagon released Friday an hour-by-hour timeline of the September 11 assault on the U. There are conflicting accounts of what happened in Benghazi. Our embassy was attacked violently, and the result was four deaths of American officials. In a statement issued today, he said:.
Stevens and State Department computer expert Sean Smith are killed in the initial assault. The US embassy in Algiers is warning Americans in the country to avoid non-essential travel amid calls for protests after the attack on the US consulate in Libya.