Fact Sheets: Benghazi Accountability Review Board Implementation
Following the September 11, 2012 attack on U.S. government facilities in Benghazi, Libya, the independent Benghazi Accountability Review Board issued 29 recommendations to the Department of State.
Mon May 20, 2013
Media Matters for America
Fox Attempts To Reinvigorate Its Campaign Against Susan Rice
Fox News baselessly accused former U.N. Ambassador and potential National Security Adviser Susan Rice of willfully lying about the Benghazi attacks during her September 2012 Sunday news show appearances, despite it being widely reported that Rice used talking points approved by the intelligence community.
Obama cultivating "culture of cover-ups and intimidation," Cornyn says
Fielding controversies ranging from the attack last Sept. 11 in Benghazi, Libya to the targeting scandal at the Internal Revenue Service, President Obama is cultivating "a culture of cover-ups and intimidation," Sen.
Sun May 19, 2013
Pan-African News Wire
Security Situation Worsens in Counter-revolutionary Libya
Bomb explosion near three embassies in Libya SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2013 03:13 PM EDT OTTAWA - Greek foreign affairs officials report no injuries following a small explosion Saturday outside the Embassy of Greece in Libya's capital Tripoli.
Bomb explodes in Tripoli street
A bomb exploded yesterday in a Tripoli street housing the Algerian, Greek and Saudi embassies, lightly damaging a car.
Rand Paul 2016?
Rand Paul blasted President Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for their security failures in Benghazi in a Herald interview ahead of the U.S. senator from Kentucky's keynote speech to New Hampshire Republicans tomorrow that's further fueling talk he is eyeing a 2016 White House bid.
Fri May 17, 2013
What now? Obama must take a new course after scandals
Americans have to wonder where we are left in terms of governance at the end of a horrible week for President Barack Obama that has included the surfacing of an attack by his administration on journalists of The Associated Press, partisan enforcement of tax regulations by the Internal Revenue Service and still inflammatory stirring of the embers of ... (more)
Inter Press Service
Tribes Keep Uneasy Peace in Southern Libya
Muammar Gaddafi, the Libyan Tebu suffered from state-sanctioned discrimination, which stemmed in part from the failure of the semi-nomadic tribe to register under Libya's 1954 citizenship law.
Torture in Libya continues
A shocking video has appeared on the Internet showing Libyan rebels torturing a group of black Africans.
Wed May 15, 2013
Las Vegas Review Journal
Emails: Petraeus pushed for disclosure of Benghazi details
WASHINGTON - Then CIA-Director David Petraeus objected to the final talking points that U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice used five days after the deadly assault on a U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya, because he wanted to see more detail publicly released, including a warning issued from the CIA about plans for a break-in at the U.S. Embassy in ... (more)
Local NEWS 8
White House releases Benghazi e-mails
The White House released more than 100 pages of e-mails on Wednesday in a bid to quell critics who say President Barack Obama and his aides played politics with national security following the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya.
Drip, Drip, Drip: More Conservative Groups Targeted By IRS Than Previously Revealed
If George Bush and Dick Cheney had thrown a three-legged race so a couple of make-a-wish foundation kids visiting the WH for a Fourth of July picnic could get a trophy, that would have been a scandal calling their integrity into question.
Tue May 14, 2013
Image of Obama Ponders Time Left in Office as Probes Pile Up
President Obama walks across the South Lawn of the White House Monday night after arriving from New York City where he attended two Democratic fundraisers.
Thomas Pickering on the chain of command: Ambassador to secretary of State
At the start of the Obama administration, when I was writing about the rookie president's appalling continuation of the tradition of appointing bundlers/donors to the most glamorous embassies, I called Thomas Pickering.
Daily Sparks Tribune
Hillary paves way for Chr...
When republicans pushed for a congressional hearing investigating the attack on our embassy in Libya, most democrats claimed it was just another political witch hunt and personal attack on then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
Mon May 13, 2013
A Whistleblower's Story: What it hides and what it reveals
Years ago I learned that there are two ways to tell a story. One way reveals something the story teller wishes to communicate.
Obama says 'outrageous' if IRS staff targeted conservative groups
U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday it would be "outrageous" if Internal Revenue Service staff targeted conservative groups for extra scrutiny, saying anyone found to have done so must be held fully accountable because the agency must operate in a neutral, non-partisan way.
A tear runs down the face ...
A tear runs down the face of U.S. President Barack Obama as he answers questions about the attack on the U.S. embassy in Benghazi, Libya Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management.
Car Bombing in Benghazi Kills Nine People
Nine people, including two children, have died in a car bombing in Benghazi, the second-largest city in Libya, and the site of the fall 2012 attacks on the American embassy .
Sun May 12, 2013
Clinton never questioned in Benghazi probe: diplomat
Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton was never questioned by investigators looking into the attack on the US mission in Libya that claimed the life of the US ambassador, a head of the internal probe said Sunday.