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Libya Attack

Re-establishing the Special US-UK Relationship

Dr. Harlan K. Ullman | Posted 05.14.2016 | Politics
Dr. Harlan K. Ullman

Cameron's majority in Parliament offers an opportunity to rebuild this special relationship, provided Washington and London are prepared to grasp it.

Lindsey Graham Doubles Down On Benghazi

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 03.07.2014 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said he wouldn't back down from criticizing the Obama administration over the deadly 2012 attack on a U.S. consulate in B...

The Anonymous Informer

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 12.17.2013 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

A number of readers have written asking if I would explain how the reader should deal with information the reader has received that the reader wants to share with the outside world but is prohibited from doing so for a variety of reasons.

U.S. Files First Charges In Benghazi Attack

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics

The Department of Justice has filed charges against Libyan militia leader Ahmed Khattalah over the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Beng...

Amanda Terkel

White House Releases Benghazi Emails | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- The White House on Wednesday released the full set of emails surrounding the Obama administration’s development of talking points de...

U.S. Officials Claim Ambassador Stevens Declined Additional Security

McClatchy | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics

CAIRO — In the month before attackers stormed U.S. facilities in Benghazi and killed four Americans, U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens twice turne...

Boehner Demands More Information Over Controversy

Reuters | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON, May 9 (Reuters) - The Republican leader of the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday added to the...

Dave Jamieson

U.S. Official Contradicts Initial White House Claims On Benghazi | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, revealed an interview on Sunday with a hig...

Clinton Turns Tables On McCain

Upworthy | Posted 01.26.2013 | Politics

Maybe I'd be more sympathetic to their case if the people who are constantly raising hell about helping Libya would stop blocking any effort to actual...

Clinton: No One More Committed To Security

Posted 01.23.2013 | Politics

By DONNA CASSATA, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton insisted on Wednesday that the department is moving...

Joshua Hersh

Harsh Benghazi Report Busts Many Right-Wing Myths | Joshua Hersh | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An investigation into the State Department's preparations for and management of the terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, has concluded t...

Hillary Clinton To Testify On Benghazi Report

Reuters | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Dec 12 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will testify on Dec. 20 before the House of Representatives and Senate foreig...

Lawmakers Describe Findings In Classified Video Of Benghazi Attack

Bloomberg | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

A classified video of the assault on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, shows a sudden attack by armed men who broke through the compound's gates ...

Sam Stein

The Surprising Reason Secretary Of State Speculation Worries Dems | Sam Stein | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As President Barack Obama's presumed nomination of Susan Rice for secretary of state continues to face controversy over the administrati...

McCain Attacks Rice On Assessment He Once Held

Posted 12.03.2012 | Politics

Susan Rice has come under attack for repeating approved talking points that suggested the attack at an American diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya,...

GOP Senator Makes Extreme Claim About Benghazi Attack

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) on Wednesday made a strong claim about the Obama administration's handling of the Sept. 11 anniversary terrorist attack on...

Sam Stein

Jon Huntsman: Lawmakers Should Temper Susan Rice Criticism | Sam Stein | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman on Monday urged lawmakers, including those in his own party, to temper their criti...

U.S. General: Militants In Libya Attack Probably Had Al Qaeda Links

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | World

By John Irish PARIS, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Militants who killed the U.S. ambassador to Libya in September probably had links to al Qaeda ...

Michael Calderone

News Outlets Didn't Publish Benghazi Detail At CIA's Request | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.02.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- U.S. intelligence officials, speaking on a not-for-attribution basis, provided reporters Thursday with the most detailed explanation yet o...

Joshua Hersh

Fox News Largely Ignores Hurricane To Focus On Benghazi | Joshua Hersh | Posted 11.02.2012 | Media

Fox News prime-time hosts barely mentioned Hurricane Sandy on Wednesday night, even as MSNBC and CNN reported non-stop on the massive cleanup efforts ...

The Selective Patriotism of the Benghazi-Gate Conspiracy Theorists

Bob Cesca | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Bob Cesca

During the Bush years, the Republicans used to say it was unpatriotic to criticize the commander-in-chief when troops were in harm's way -- that it would endanger the lives of our soldiers and damage morale. But this deeply heart-felt declaration of wartime patriotism has now been completely abandoned.

Murkowski 'Outraged,' Running Out Of 'Patience' With White House

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

As reports provide new details about the Sept. 11 anniversary attack on a U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) announced ...

Father Of Slain Navy SEAL Challenges Obama

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

Charles Woods, father of Navy SEAL Tyrone Woods -- one of four Americans slain in an attack on a U.S. compound in Libya last month -- is still not sat...

Joshua Hersh

Libya Attack Controversy Becomes Full-Fledged Political Football | Joshua Hersh | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The attack on an American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, last month, became the subject of intense political wrangling on Sunda...

Janell Ross

John McCain Compares Libya Controversy To Watergate | Janell Ross | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R- Ariz.) on Sunday compared the growing debate over what the Obama administration knew about the crisis at the U.S. consulate in Be...