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Libya Attacks

U.S. To Send Marine Team To Sudan, Official Says

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — A U.S. official says an elite Marine rapid response team is headed to Sudan in the wake of violence and protests against the embass...

The Daily Szep -- America's World

Paul Szep | Posted 11.14.2012 | World
Paul Szep


The Truth Is, Muslims Are Guilty!

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 11.14.2012 | World
Faisal J. Abbas

Thanks to the reckless retaliation of some of us, the voices of the many peace-loving and kind-hearted Christian Copts will now be lost in the details.

Elise Foley

Paul Ryan: Obama Treats Israel With 'Indifference Bordering On Contempt' | Elise Foley | Posted 09.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- GOP vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan accused the Obama administration Friday of treating Israel with "indifference bordering on conte...

Anti-American Protests Spread Across Arab World

AP | AYA BATRAWY and LEE KEATH | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

CAIRO — Fury over an anti-Islam film spread across the Muslim world Friday, with deadly clashes near Western embassies in Tunisia and Sudan, an ...

Romney Tries To Defend Embassy Lies

New York Magazine | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney created his most recent campaign shitstorm by launching an attack that was, simultaneously, an absurdly disingenuous argument built upon a...

Senior Security Official: Libya Attack Was Planned, 2-Part Militant Assault

AP | OSAMA ALFITORY | Posted 11.13.2012 | World

BENGHAZI, Libya — The attack that killed four Americans in Libya, including the U.S. ambassador, was an organized two-part operation by heavily ...

Todd Akin: Obama Is 'Apologizing Because He Didn't Like America'

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.13.2012 | Politics

Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, responded to the protests in the Middle East on Wednesday, saying he believed ...

California Man Claims Role In Anti-Islam Film

AP | STEPHEN BRAUN and GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

LOS ANGELES — The search for those behind the provocative, anti-Muslim film implicated in violent protests in Egypt and Libya led Wednesday to a...

Attacks in Libya, Egypt: Three Things to Know

Posted 09.12.2012 | World

By Isobel Coleman. Originally appeared at CFR. The U.S. ambassador to Libya was killed and the U.S. embassy in Cairo came under attack in separ...

David Wood

As Obama Weighs Retaliatory Strike In Libya, Military Commanders See Al Qaeda Influence Growing | David Wood | Posted 09.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. warfighting commander who would oversee any U.S. retaliatory strikes for the deaths of Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three...

Obama: Justice Will Be Done

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

In a somber address at the Rose Garden Wednesday morning, President Barack Obama mourned the four diplomatic officials whose lives were lost in the at...

Luke Johnson

How Politicians Reacted To Libya, Egypt Attacks | Luke Johnson | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

Here is a timeline of how politicians reacted to events in Cairo and Benghazi, Libya, over Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. TUESDAY: Shortly...

Obama Addresses 'Outrageous Attack' In Libya

Reuters | Posted 09.12.2012 | World

By Matt Spetalnick President Barack Obama on Wednesday strongly condemned the killing of the U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other embassy staff...

British Foreign Secretary: Intel Foiled Attack On Westerners In Libya

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 01.16.2012 | World

LONDON — British intelligence agencies foiled an attack on the leadership of Libya's National Transitional Council and Western representatives b...

Gaddafi Loyalists Intensify Attacks

AP/The Huffington Post | RYAN LUCAS and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AJDABIYA, Libya -- International airstrikes forced Moammar Gadhafi's forces to withdraw tanks that were besieging a rebel-held western city Wednesday,...

Pope Benedict Stays Neutral On Libya Attacks

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Francis X. Rocca Religion News Service VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Benedict XVI voiced "fear and trepidation" about the "disturbing news coming from L...

Amanda Terkel

Mike Mullen: U.S. Mission In Libya 'Limited', But No End In Sight | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Adm. Michael Mullen made the rounds of the morning talk shows on Sunday, and one of the main messages tha...