iOS app Android app

US Embassy Attacks

Selective Outrage: Hypocrisy At Its Worst

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 08.28.2016 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

The conservative play on Benghazi and Clinton's emails is nothing short of despicable. Perhaps we are witnessing the consequences of a right wing reeling from Obama's successful presidency; perhaps this is a manifestation of conservative desperation.

Joshua Hersh

Board Reviewed Susan Rice's Role In Lead-Up To Africa Embassy Bombings | Joshua Hersh | Posted 11.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Members of an outside review board that investigated the 1998 terrorist bombings at two U.S. embassies in Africa told The Huffington Pos...

How a Real News Story Became the 'Obama Watched Them Die' Meme

Larry Womack | Posted 12.26.2012 | Media
Larry Womack

Because Internet memes apparently now pass for fact checks at Forbes, I suppose somebody must respond. Let's talk about how a CBS report about a rescue effort amid a fury of confusion became an Internet meme about no attempted rescue while everyone watched on the big screen.

Jon Ward

Benghazi Debate Exchange Allows Obama To Dodge Questions | Jon Ward | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Obama never directly answered the questions posed to him Tuesday night about the death of a U.S. ambassador in Benghazi. He di...

A Dictator Out Of Power, But Not Out Of The Picture

Reuters | Posted 12.01.2012 | World

By Andrew Hammond SANAA, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Seven months after he reluctantly handed over the presidency, Ali Abdullah Saleh's continui...

Libya Laments, Apologizes For Chris Steven Death

Reuters | Posted 11.20.2012 | World

TRIPOLI, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Libya apologised on Thursday to visiting U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns for an attack on the U.S. consula...

Sudan Snubs U.S. Marine Deployment Request

Reuters | Posted 11.15.2012 | World

KHARTOUM, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Sudan has rejected a U.S. request to send a platoon of Marines to bolster security at the U.S. embassy in Khartoum, th...

Saudi Grand Mufti Condemns Attacks On Embassies

Reuters | Posted 11.15.2012 | World

RIYADH, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's Grand Mufti, the highest religious authority in the birthplace of Islam, on Saturday denounced attacks on...