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‘Move Beyond’ Benghazi, Republican Senator Says

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A Republican U.S. Senator is saying publicly that it is time for his Republican colleagues to “move beyond” the attack on the Benghazi, Libya, consulate on Sept. 11, 2011. U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake, an Arizona Republican, told “Meet the Press” moderator Chuck Todd that it was time to move on following a House Intelligence Committee… Read more »

Bill Clinton Urges Scotland To Reject Independence

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Former U.S. President Bill Clinton has delivered a statement urging Scots to reject the upcoming independence referendum. Bill Clinton began his statement by saying he was “reluctant” to offer his personal views on the matter, given that the Scots alone should make their decision regarding Thursday’s referendum on whether to stay in the U.K. or… Read more »

Did Hillary Clinton Staffers Cover Up Damning Benghazi Documents ?

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Despite being officially cleared of wrongdoing by an internal review board, Hillary Clinton’s staffers have been accused of separating potentially damaging documents from material sent to a panel investigating the Benghazi, Libya attack, a former top official proclaimed on Monday. Raymond Maxwell, formerly head of the Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, told The Daily Signal,… Read more »

Islamic Militia Claims It Has ‘Secured’ U.S. Embassy in Tripoli

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A Libyan militia group claims that it has “secured” the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Fox News is reporting. Dawn of Libya, an organization consisting of militants from several organizations, announced that it had claimed the embassy, which has been evacuated for a month. The group posted a video showing men playing in the embassy’s pool…. Read more »

House Intel Committee On Benghazi: No Obama Administration Wrongdoing

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The House Intelligence Committee is just one of many congressional panels to investigate the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, which took place in 2012, and the Republican-led inquiry has reportedly concluded that there was no deliberate wrongdoing by the Obama Administration surrounding the event. According to The San Francisco Chronicle, the panel voted… Read more »

Hillary Clinton 2016: What Is Her ‘Very Specific Agenda?’

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Hillary Clinton 2016. We’re all thinking it, even if the former First Lady, U.S. Senator from New York and Secretary of State is being coy about whether she’ll run or not. Now she’s adding a silly attempt to sound coy about what her agenda will be, hinting only that it will be specific. An AP… Read more »

Benghazi Suspect Arrives In Washington, D.C.

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Ahmed Abu Khatalla, a suspect in the 2012 Benghazi attacks, has arrived in Washington, D.C., according to multiple reports. Khatalla was apprehended by U.S. special forces and FBI agents south of Benghazi on June 15 and, according to a CNN report yesterday, was then interrogated by American officials aboard the USS New York for “most… Read more »

Captured Benghazi Suspect Says Attack Was Retaliation For Video

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Yesterday, it was announced that a suspect in the 2012 Benghazi attack, Ahmed Abu Khatallah, had been captured by U.S. special forces. Khatallah was taken into custody in Benghazi Tuesday, where the New York Timesreports the Islamic fundamentalist leader lived “openly.” Currently held on a ship, Khatallah is being transported to the U.S. despite Libya’s… Read more »

Benghazi Suspect In Libya Embassy Terror Attack Arrested

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Benghazi terror attack suspect arrested. One individual is being held in Libya and will ultimately be transported back to the United States. Abu Khattalia is just one of several US embassy terror attack suspects being investigated, according to breaking news reports on Fox News. Abu Khattalia was photographed in the days following the burning of… Read more »

Benghazi News: Democrats Break Down, Join GOP-Led Panel After All

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The Benghazi special committee led by House Republicans will not be fair, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday, but Democrats will take part in the committee’s investigation anyway. After contemplating a boycott of the Benghazi panel, Pelosi broke down and appointed five Democratic representatives, including a disabled war veteran, to the new Benghazi committee…. Read more »

Dick Cheney: Benghazi Is ‘A Major Issue’ For Hillary Clinton

Dick Cheney Believes Benghazi Will Continue To Be Discussed

Dick Cheney went on Fox News Sunday and criticized how foreign relations have been handled under the Obama administration, according to a report from Fox News. One of the major issues Dick Cheney addressed was how the September 11, 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya was handled. Cheney said former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton… Read more »

Benghazi Attack Not Al-Qaeda Plot, New York Times Reports

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The Benghazi attack, which killed four Americans including U.S. Ambassador to Libya J. Christopher Stevens on September 11, 2012, was not the work of Al-Qaeda, a New York Times investigation by David D. Kirkpatrick has concluded, directly contradicting congressional Republicans who have criticized President Barack Obama over the tragedy for more than a year Now… Read more »

Benghazi: Teacher From US Gunned Down In Libya

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In Benghazi, Libya, an American teacher was shot and killed on Thursday. This shooting comes some 15 months after the deadly attack on the US consulate in the same city. A spokesman for the security services, Ibrahim al-Sharaa, said that the dead man was Ronnie Smith a 33-year-old US citizen, who had been a teacher… Read more »

CBS’ Lara Logan On Leave Over Discredited Benghazi Report

Lara Logan On Leave Following Discredited Benghazi Report

CBS‘ Lara Logan is on leave after her Benghazi report on 60 Minutes in October came under fire for relying on a discredited source. Max McClellan, Logan’s producer, will also be taking a leave from CBS. The announcement was made by the news network on Tuesday. Representatives for the network say both McClellan and Logan… Read more »

Blast Targets Benghazi On Anniversary Of US Consulate Attack

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A massive blast hit Benghazi on Wednesday morning, just one year after the US Consulate was attacked by al Qaeda militants. Four Americans died in the attack. The blast was the result of a car bomb, which exploded outside a Foreign Ministry building in the Libyan city, according to state media. There were no casualties… Read more »

Benghazi Missiles Stolen By Al Qaeda From CIA Annex Claims Whistleblowers

Benghazi Missiles Stolen By Al Qaeda From CIA Annex Claims Whistleblowers

Benghazi missiles were stolen from the CIA annex during the September Benghazi attacks and Benghazi whistleblowers are claiming these 400 Benghazi surface to air missiles are now in the hands of Al Qaeda. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the revelation of the Benghazi missiles at the CIA annex came about after reports surfaced that… Read more »

Benghazi Bombshell Scandal Alleges CIA Funneling Missiles To Syrian Rebels

Benghazi Bombshell Scandal Alleges CIA Funneling Missiles To Syrian Rebels

Benghazi bombshell reports allege the CIA was, or is, funneling missiles to Syrian rebels as a new twist to the Benghazi scandal. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Benghazi bombshell is a CIA scandal of its own that is already being politicized. The original Benghazi scandal began when internal security at Benghazi was reduced… Read more »

Benghazi Bombshell Might Splutter Out Like Wet Candle [Video]

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COMMENTARY – The reaction to the so-called Benghazi bombshell from CNN is starting to pour in. Days after White House press secretary Jay Carney wrote off Benghazi as a phony scandal, it’s baaack thanks to CCN’s The Lead with Jake Tapper. Check out the top video about the CNN claim broadcast on Thursday night. As… Read more »

Al-Qaeda Supporters Awarded US Contracts In Afghan Reconstruction

Al-Qaeda May Have Been Awarded US Military Contracts, Agency Report States

Al-Qaeda and Taliban supporters have been awarded US military contracts, and American officials have found a reason not to cancel the agreements, according to a Tuesday report from Bloomberg. That reason: doing so might deprive the supporters of their “due process rights.” John Sopko, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, said he was “deeply… Read more »

Benghazi Scandal Blamed On Fox News Instead Of Obama, Hillary Clinton

Benghazi Scandal Blamed On Fox News Instead Of Obama, Hillary Clinton

The Benghazi scandal is being blamed on Fox News. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Benghazi scandal hero David Ubben spoke for the first time since the attacks. Pat Smith, mother of one of the Navy SEALS slain in the attack, was outraged when President Obama called the Benghazi scandal phony. Critics point out… Read more »

Benghazi Scandal Hero David Ubben Fought With SEALS, Speaks For First Time

Benghazi Scandal Hero David Ubben Fought With SEALS, Speaks For First Time

The Benghazi scandal hero David Ubben is speaking publicly for the first time. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Benghazi mom Pat Smith was angered when Obama called the scandal “phony.” The Benghazi scandal began when internal security at Benghazi was reduced from 34 people to just three by the State Department. Instead, groups… Read more »