Tag Archives: Benghazi

Beyond Benghazi: Hillary, Sid and Libya


by Michael Hirsh and Jeff Bartholet,  Politico

illary Clinton tried to turn the page over the weekend. Continue reading

The Real Story of Benghazi


by Michael Morell,  Politico

On September 11, 2012, I was in Amman, Jordan, part of my routine international visits as deputy director of the CIA. Continue reading

Libya After Qaddafi: The Unstable Terrorist Haven That America Has Mostly Forgotten


Three years ago, rebel fighters killed Libyan dictator Muammar el-Qaddafi — an event that captured the world’s attention and was billed as a new day for the North African nation. Continue reading

Fox News’s Sean Hannity hosts roiling debate over Benghazi ‘stand-down’ order


,  The Washington Post

A crew of surviving security operators on the front lines of the Sept. 11, 2012, terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya, wasn’t happy with a Sept. 16 news conference of House Democrats complaining that key concerns about the U.S. response to the attacks have been “asked and answered.”

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Trey Gowdy’s Opening Statement At the Benghazi Hearing [VIDEO]


Townhall Video

The Republican chairman of the new Benghazi select committee pledged Wednesday during the first public hearing to conduct an investigation “worthy of the memory of those who died and worthy of the trust of our fellow citizens.” Continue reading

Gohmert: Administration ‘Let Those People Die’ in Benghazi [VIDEO]


Sam Taylor,  The Washington Free Beacon

Congressman Louie Gohmert (R., Texas) said the Obama administration “let people die” in the September 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, during which U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other American diplomats were killed. Continue reading

Tomgram: Michael Schwartz, The New Oil Wars in Iraq


Michael Schwartz,  TomDispatch

Imagine the president, speaking on Iraq from the White House Press Briefing Room last Thursday, as the proverbial deer in the headlights — and it’s not difficult to guess just what those headlights were. Continue reading

Dangerous Times: Benghazi Means Betrayal


by James Lewis, American Thinker

Danged if I know!” answered Dr. Susan Rice when asked about the administration’s multiple betrayals of U.S. policy, its many violations of ordinary decency, its massive electoral coverups, Obama’s daily bad faith lies to the American people, and worst of all, their knowing betrayal of Constitutional command responsibility in the miserable Benghazi fiasco.

Instead of “Danged if I know!” Dr. Rice is perfectly able to speak educated English, and with her Oxford doctorate she fully understands the many levels of treachery revealed by the Benghazi assault last 9/11/13  — the 12th anniversary of the biggest attack on American soil since Pearl Harbor. Continue reading

Obama To Voters: Shut Up About Obamacare And Benghazi


Neil Munro,  The Daily Caller

The nation shouldn’t be debating the nation’s health-care system or the successful jihadi attack in Benghazi in 2012, President Barack Obama complained at a May 19 fundraiser in Maryland. Continue reading

The Boko Haram-Benghazi link


Rick Moran,  American Thinker

An excellent article by Michael Hirsch in Politico Magazine that gives some background and nuance to the Obama administration’s faltering anti-terrorism policy that cost 4 lives in Libya and prevented Boko Haram from being designated a terrorist group. Continue reading