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Libya Attack

David Wood

Pentagon Briefing On Libya, Egypt Says Little

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 09.13.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- With expectations rising that the Obama administration might order a retaliatory strike against the Islamist extremists who attacked and...

Sam Stein

Obama Administration Clarifies Eyebrow-Raising Egypt Statement

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's statement in an interview Wednesday night that the Egyptian government was neither an ally nor an enemy to the ...

Andrea Stone

Former Navy SEAL Killed In Libya Attack Fought Proselytizing In The Ranks

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 09.18.2012 | World

One of the security guards killed during an attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that may have been related to an incendiary anti-Musl...

Wounded U.S. Diplomats Treated In Germany

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 09.13.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- The three diplomats injured in the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya are being treated at an American military hospital in...

What McCain Won't Say

AP | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sen. John McCain is accusing President Barack Obama of pursuing "a feckless foreign policy" that has compromised American influence...

Romney Slam At Obama Puts Him At Odds With GOP Leaders

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 09.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney is a Republican standard-bearer largely standing alone in his rush to criticize President Barack Obama after violent attacks...

NY Times Wipes Romney Article

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grim & Michael Calderone | Posted 09.14.2012 | Media

On Wednesday, the New York Times published a provocative story bylined by David E. Sanger and Ashley Parker, leading with the news that Mitt Romney ha...

2 U.S. Warships Reportedly Headed To Libya

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 09.13.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon ordered two warships to the Libyan coast in the aftermath of the attack in Benghazi that killed the U.S. ambassador and thr...

Romney Makes Factual Missteps In Attack On Obama

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The gunfire at the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, had barely ceased when Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney seriousl...

Jaweed Kaleem

A Religious Motivation Behind Film That Lead To Middle Eastern Protests?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 09.13.2012 | Religion

UPDATE: Sept. 13, 11:34 a.m. -- The Associated Press has identified Californian Nakoula Basseley Nakoula as the man behind the anti-Muslim film that's...

PHOTOS: Chris Stevens' Career As U.S. Diplomat

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — At the height of Libya's civil war, Chris Stevens dashed off to the rebel stronghold of Benghazi by cargo boat to help shape an ass...

Jennifer Bendery

House Appropriations Chairman 'Open' To Cutting Off Libya Aid

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The chairman of the House Appropriations Committee says he won't bow to requests by conservative lawmakers to cut off U.S. aid to Libya ...

Joshua Hersh

Battle For Libya Consulate Raged For 4 Hours

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 09.13.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- The battle over the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, where four American diplomats lost their lives Tuesday night, lasted for approxim...

New Details Emerge In Attack That Killed U.S. Ambassador

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

By Andrew Quinn and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Security personnel were separated from the U.S. ambas...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama: Romney Tends 'To Shoot First And Aim Later'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama responded to Mitt Romney's charge that the White House mishandled its response to the embassy attacks in Egypt and Libya by acc...

Jon Ward

Republicans Push Back Against Notion Of A 'Lehman Moment' For Mitt Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Influential Republicans on Wednesday pushed back against the overwhelming perception in the press that Mitt Romney made a significant err...

Ryan: Obama Defense Cuts 'Breed Weakness'

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

ASHWAUBENON, Wis. — Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan said Wednesday that President Barack Obama's defense spending cuts "breed w...

Libya Picks New PM

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

(Adds details, background) TRIPOLI, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Libya's national congress has picked Mustafa Abu Shagour, the current deputy p...

Amanda Terkel

Tony Perkins Pushes Back On Romney's Libya Claim

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Family Research Council President Tony Perkins disagreed on Wednesday with assessments by GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney and Repub...

U.S. Officials: Libya Attack May Have Been Planned

Reuters | Mark Hosenball | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - The attack that killed the U.S. ambassador and three other American diplomats in Benghazi, Libya, may have been plan...

Top General Asks Terry Jones To Withdraw Support For Film

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - General Martin Dempsey, the chairman of the U.S. military's Joint Chiefs of Staff, spoke with Pastor Terry Jones by ...

Lucas Kavner

Does Sam Bacile Actually Exist?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 09.13.2012 | Arts

After YouTube clips of his amateurish, green-screen-heavy film "The Innocence of Muslims" or "Muslim Innocence" were translated into Arabic and led to...

Political World Weighs In After Killing Of U.S. Ambassador

Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

Mobs of angry protesters stormed the U.S. embassy in Egypt and a U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya on Tuesday. Attackers in the assault on the U.S. co...

Jennifer Bendery

Joe Biden Honors Americans Killed In Libya, Vows To 'Bring Justice To Their Killers'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden condemned the Tuesday attacks in Libya that left four American foreign officials dead and vowed to "bring to ju...

World Leaders React To Libya Attacks

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.12.2012 | World

By The Associated Press -- Political leaders around the world condemned an attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that killed ambassador ...