Tag: Christopher Stevens

Why did the CIA let a crazed al-Qaeda mob kill America’s ambassador? Moment by moment, the atrocity that’s sent the U.S. into a frenzy of suspicion and recrimination

The U.S. Consulate in Benghazi was  attacked on September 11, 2012 A group of armed jihadists attacked the  building and set it alight Four people died in the attack, including  Ambassador Christopher Stevens By  Tony Rennell PUBLISHED: 16:17 EST, 13  September 2013 |  UPDATED: 16:39 EST, 13 September […]

Drones were circling above U.S. consulate during Libya attack but officials decided NOT to mount a rescue mission

U.S.  Ambassador Christopher Stevens repeatedly pleaded with the State Department for  additional security personnel Republicans  say the Obama administration denied the request for political reasons The White  House says it had no role in procuring security detail for Stevens By Hayley Peterson and Jill Reilly PUBLISHED:10:01 EST, 19  […]

Senior State Department officials publicly acknowledged for the first time on Tuesday that the deadly attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya that killed four Americans, including the ambassador, was not preceded by protests as previously thought.

New vivid account of deadly attack on U.S. embassy in Libya that reveals how  security forces attempted to save Americans under fierce fire By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED:22:24 EST, 9  October 2012| UPDATED:00:22 EST, 10 October 2012 Senior State Department officials publicly  acknowledged for the first time on […]

Anderson Cooper admits that CNN found slain American ambassador’s journal inside U.S. consulate in Libya and ‘secretly’ used it in reporting

CNN found Ambassador Christopher Stevens’  personal journal on the floor at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi Journal consisted of seven handwritten pages  in a hard-bound book Network says it notified Stevens’ family at  once and handed over the journal By Snejana Farberov PUBLISHED:12:15 EST, 22  September 2012| UPDATED:14:20 […]