Benghazi attack

Indian-born US federal judge orders new searches for Clinton's Benghazi emails

Indian-born US federal judge orders new searches for Clinton's Benghazi emails

 An Indian-born federal judge in the US has ordered the State Department to search more emails which Hillary Clinton sent or received about 2012 Benghazi attack.

Aug 11, 2017, 07:49 AM IST

Hillary Clinton emails reveal Benghazi militant fears: Report

Emails from Hillary Clinton obtained Thursday by a US daily revealed her own sources provided intelligence on a deadly 2012 attack in Libya that conflicted with White House statements.

May 22, 2015, 01:24 AM IST

Benghazi rescue hampered by info lack: Commanders

Two of the four US deaths in Benghazi might have been prevented, military leaders say, if commanders had known more about the intensity of the sporadic gunfire directed at the CIA facility where Americans had taken refuge and had pressed to get a rescue team there faster.

Jul 12, 2014, 01:24 AM IST

Libyan suspect pleads not guilty in Benghazi attack

A Libyan militia leader pleaded not guilty in a US federal court on Saturday to a terrorism charge in the 2012 attack on the US diplomatic compound in Benghazi that killed four Americans.

Jun 29, 2014, 11:00 AM IST

Benghazi attack: US arrests suspect Ahmed Abu Khattala

The US has arrested Ahmed Abu Khattala, the suspected ringleader of the Benghazi attack that killed four US citizens including US Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens.

Jun 18, 2014, 09:52 AM IST

79 killed,141 wounded in Benghazi clashes

At least 79 people were killed and 141 others wounded in fierce clashes in eastern Libya between armed groups loyal to a rogue ex-general and Islamist militias, a health ministry official told AFP.

May 18, 2014, 08:35 AM IST

Benghazi attack my biggest regret: Hillary Clinton

Gearing up for a possible 2016 presidential run, former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said the "biggest regret" of her tenure was the 2012 attack on a US consulate in Libya that killed four Americans, including its Ambassador.

Jan 28, 2014, 11:40 AM IST

Benghazi attack was preventable, says Senate report

In a highly critical report, a Senate committee has said the deadly attack on the American Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, could have been prevented and blamed the State Department, the intelligence and even late US envoy Chris Stevens for missing obvious warning signs.

Jan 16, 2014, 13:45 PM IST

US blacklists militants blamed for Benghazi attack

The United States on Friday blacklisted two Libyan militant groups accusing them of leading a 2012 attack on the US mission in Benghazi in which the ambassador and three other Americans died.

Jan 11, 2014, 04:00 AM IST

`Core` al Qaeda not behind Benghazi attack: US

The United States is still investigating last year`s attack on its diplomatic mission in Benghazi but has no evidence that "core al Qaeda" leaders directed the assault in which four Americans died, a US official said Monday.

Dec 31, 2013, 03:13 AM IST

Benghazi attack not work of al Qaeda: report

Al Qaeda had no direct involvement in the attack on the US mission in Benghazi that left four Americans dead on September 11 last year, The New York Times reported.

Dec 29, 2013, 07:27 AM IST

Blast wrecks government office in Libya`s Benghazi: Witnesses

A powerful blast caused severe damage to a foreign ministry building in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on Wednesday, witnesses said.

Sep 11, 2013, 12:00 PM IST

FBI names five Benghazi suspects, but no arrests yet

US officials say they have identified five men they believe might be behind the attack on the diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, last year.

May 22, 2013, 08:32 AM IST

Panetta blames lack of intelligence for Benghazi attack

US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta blamed the lack of "specific intelligence" in the Benghazi attack.

Feb 07, 2013, 23:22 PM IST

Panetta defends US response to Benghazi attack

US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta today defended the administration`s response to last year`s terrorist attack on the US consulate in Benghazi that claimed the life of the US ambassador to Libya.

Feb 03, 2013, 23:40 PM IST

Benghazi attack: Hillary to testify on January 23

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton would testify before a key Congressional committee on January 23 on the terrorist attack in Benghazi that killed the US Ambassador to Libya and two other American nationals last September 11.

Jan 15, 2013, 11:07 AM IST

Benghazi fallout: US suspends four officials

Three State Department officials resigned under pressure on Thursday, less than a day after a damning report blamed management failures.

Dec 20, 2012, 09:11 AM IST

US State Dept to blame for ‘systemic failure`: Benghazi report

The panel named "Accountability Review Board” was assigned the task of probing Sept 11 Benghazi attack that killed US ambassador Chris Stevens and three other American officials.

Dec 19, 2012, 10:47 AM IST

Benghazi attack report submitted to Hillary Clinton

The panel set up by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to look into the circumstances that led to the attack on the US Consulate in Benghazi, has submitted its report, a State Department official said on Monday.

Dec 18, 2012, 11:10 AM IST

Report on Libya’s US consulate attack expected today

Results of independent review ordered by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton into the attack on US consulate in Benghazi will be presented to the State Department on Monday.

Dec 17, 2012, 11:55 AM IST