09/03/2013 09:10 pm ET

US Consulates, Embassies Have Lacked Adequate Security For Decades, Al Jazeera Says


The U.S. Department of State has known for decades that inadequate security at embassies and consulates worldwide could lead to tragedy, but senior officials ignored the warnings and left some of America's most dangerous diplomatic posts vulnerable to attack, according to an internal government report obtained exclusively by Al Jazeera's Investigative Unit.

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