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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

Blast Benghazi No Casualties

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 »