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  12/31/2012, Tevet 18, 5773

Report: State Dept, Lack of Intelligence to Blame for Benghazi

A Senate report released Monday confirmed what many media outlets and critics of the State Department had long suspected - that the decision to keep the U.S. embassy in Benghazi open despite increasingly dangerous threats and the knowledge that the mission's security detail would be inadequate to deal with the threats was a "grievous mistake," resulting in the deaths of four Americans on September 11th of this year.