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  9/28/2012, Tishrei 12, 5773

Panetta: Benghazi Attack a Terrorist Act

Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta of the United States confirmed, Thursday evening, that the recent attack in Benghazi, which took the life of American Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens, was an attack, carried out by terrorists.

Panetta stressed that the incident must be investigated to determine which group carried out the attack, and if it has connections to the Al-Qaeda international terror network.