Democracy needs to be institutionalized in N Africa: Hillary Clinton

US Secretary of State warned of a spreading "jihadist threat" in the wake of the upheaval in the Arab world and North Africa.

Hillary Clinton to testify on Benghazi attacks today

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will make her appearance in front of key Congressional committees to testify on terror attack at the US Consulate in Benghazi.

US officials counter reports on Benghazi attacks

US officials are striking back at allegations they failed to respond quickly or efficiently against the deadly attack on the US Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, detailing for the first time a broad CIA rescue effort.