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Bomb Hits Prosecutor's Office in Benghazi

An improvised bomb exploded outside the headquarters of the public prosecutor in the Libyan city of Benghazi. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/1/2013, 3:43 AM

Obama Admits 'Huge Problems' in Benghazi Security

Obama admits that a probe into deadly attack on the US consulate in Benghazi uncovered a "huge problem" in security procedures.Rachel Hirshfeld, 12/30/2012, 10:38 PM

Three State Dept Officials Resign Over Benghazi

Three top officials in State Department resigned Wednesday in wake of a scathing report which cited "systemic failures" in Benghazi attack.Rachel Hirshfeld, 12/19/2012, 11:24 PM

State Department Slammed for 'Inadequate' Security

An inquiry into the deadly terrorist attack on the US mission in Benghazi has slammed State Department for "grossly inadequate" security. AFP, 12/19/2012, 4:54 PM

U.S. Lawmakers to Review Secret Report on Benghazi

U.S. lawmakers begin scouring a top secret report which could highlight security failings surrounding the attack in Libya.Elad Benari, 12/19/2012, 5:12 AM

Ross-Lehtinen: We Need Clinton's Testimony

U.S. Secretary of State fainted and suffered a concussion early last week. She is recovering at home and will not testify on Benghazi. Rachel Hirshfeld, 12/16/2012, 5:37 PM

U.S. Arms Delivery Fell into Hands of Terrorists

A secret arms shipment to Libyan rebels fell into the arms of known terrorist groups. U.S. now concerned that the same can happen in Syria. Annie Lubin, 12/6/2012, 7:34 PM

Senate Enables More Marines at US Embassies

The U.S. Senate passed an amendment to the defense bill that would place more Marines at US consulates and embassies around the world.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/28/2012, 11:00 PM

Egypt Stops Libyan Arms Shipment to Gaza

Egypt has intercepted two weapons shipments to Gaza in less than a week. Three smugglers were arrested Tuesday.Chana Ya'ar, 11/28/2012, 4:19 PM

Egypt Foils Attempt to Smuggle Rockets from Libya

Security officials in Egypt confiscate Grad rockets and rounds of anti-aircraft ammunition bound for Sinai.Elad Benari, 11/22/2012, 6:14 AM

Libyan Security Chief Assassinated in Benghazi

Unknown gunmen assassinated the temporary security director for the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, state media reported Wednesday. Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/22/2012, 1:44 AM

African Al-Qaeda to 'Export' Violence to US

U.S. General Carter Ham urged a global fight against Al-Qaeda terrorist group based in Africa, saying it could "export violence" to the WestRachel Hirshfeld , 11/15/2012, 10:27 AM

House Panel to Hold Closed Hearing on Libya Attack

The House Intelligence Committee is planning to hold a closed hearing next week to discuss the brutal attack on the U.S. Consulate in Libya.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/8/2012, 10:17 AM

Obama's Omitted Remarks Leave Public 'Dumbstruck'

In new "60 Minutes" clips released by CBS News, Obama refuses to call Benghazi attack an act of terrorism when asked directly.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/6/2012, 8:56 AM

FBI to Probe Benghazi Suspect

The FBI is expected to question a suspect in the deadly attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya attack, "in the coming days," official said. Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/5/2012, 10:34 AM

Giuliani: Obama Should 'Resign' Over Libya, Sandy

Rudy Giuliani tore into Obama, saying the president should "resign" over terrorist attack in Libya and for campaigning after Hurricane SandyRachel Hirshfeld , 11/4/2012, 10:16 AM

Official: Help Was in Benghazi within 25 Minutes

Senior U.S. intelligence official dismisses reports that CIA officials denied requests to assist during the attack in Benghazi.Elad Benari, 11/2/2012, 5:44 AM

White House Rebuffs Rumors in Nixed Libya Mission

The Obama administration rebuffed rumors that the president had nixed an operation to rescue U.S. diplomats under attack in Benghazi.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/1/2012, 10:44 AM

Pentagon: Libya Rumor 'Absolutely False'

US military officials denied claims that head of US Africa Command Gen. Carter Ham may have been fired due to response over Benghazi attack.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/30/2012, 2:24 PM

Emanuel: Obama 'Took Control' After Libya Attack

Former White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel defended Obama's handling of the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/29/2012, 2:45 PM

Obama Admin Ignored 3 Pleas for Help Under Siege

American media says it has proof of a cover up that Obama officials ignored 3 pleas for help during the attack on the consulate in Benghazi.Chana Ya'ar, 10/28/2012, 2:57 PM

No Reliable Intelligence During Benghazi Attack

Panetta: U.S. military leaders ruled out sending in forces during the attack in Benghazi because of a lack of reliable intelligence.Elad Benari, 10/26/2012, 5:45 AM

'They Watched, and Our People Died' in Benghazi'

A US drone was hovering over the US Consulate in Benghazi last month as Al Qaeda-linked terrorists murdered Ambassador Chris Stevens.Chana Ya'ar, 10/25/2012, 10:11 AM

Clinton: Facebook and Twitter are Not Evidence

U.S. Secretary of State Clinton claims Facebook and Twitter were not "evidence" of terrorist involvement in Bnghazi attack. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/24/2012, 9:40 PM

Benghazi Attack Also Targeted CIA Installation

The September 11 attack in Benghazi, Libya, also hit a covert CIA installation, U.S. officials say.Elad Benari, 10/23/2012, 12:12 AM

Al Qaeda Murders Soldiers in Algeria

Al Qaeda terrorists murdered two soldiers in Algeria in an execution that came in revenge for the killing of the group's No. 2 leader.Chana Ya'ar, 10/21/2012, 12:10 PM

Qaddafi Spokesman Arrested, Fighting in Bani Walid

Libya's government announces the arrest of Qaddafi’s spokesman, as forces unleash an offensive against one of Qaddafi’s final bastions.Elad Benari, 10/21/2012, 4:11 AM

Libyan Islamist Denies Link to Benghazi Attack

Libyan Islamist leader Ahmed Abu Khattala denies any role in the attack that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans.Elad Benari, 10/19/2012, 5:42 AM

US Drones Fly Over African Skies

US weighing whether to attack al-Qaeda in Mali and Libya in response to death of Ambassador Stevens.Scott Krane, 10/17/2012, 5:46 AM

Clinton Tries to Save Obama on Libya Fiasco

Clinton takes the blame for the furor over the killing of envoy to Libya, clears Obama of responsibility -- three weeks before elections. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/16/2012, 7:35 AM

Graham: White House 'Misleading' on Libya

Sen. Graham accused the Obama administration of “misleading the American people” about the nature of the attack on U.S. Consulate in Libya.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/15/2012, 6:21 PM

U.S. Appoints New Acting Ambassador to Libya

The Obama administration announced Thursday that it has appointed a new top diplomat to take the place of Christopher Stevens.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/14/2012, 3:13 PM

CBS News Reporter Slams Obama Over Taliban Lie

CBS News reporter Lara Logan lambasts the Obama administration for pushing the "major lie" that the Taliban has been weakened.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/12/2012, 10:22 PM

Obama 'Misled American People' on Libya Attack

Romney campaign accused Obama of misleading American people by providing "incomplete and indirect" responses.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/11/2012, 3:27 PM

Congressional Hearing Over Benghazi Attack

US officials: security levels at the consulate in Benghazi were adequate for 9/11 anniversary, attacks displayed an unprecedented veracity.Scott Krane, 10/11/2012, 4:46 AM

Libya Says it Has Evidence to Try Qaddafi's Son

Libya has enough evidence to charge Saif al-Islam Qaddafi with crimes against humanity, lawyers tell Hague court.Elad Benari, 10/10/2012, 6:22 AM

Officials: Benghazi Consulate Invaded by Armed Mob

Dozens of armed men invaded the U.S. consulate in Benghazi last month, officials say in a detailed account of the deadly assault.Elad Benari, 10/10/2012, 5:30 AM

Libya Security Staff: We Were Told To Do With Less

Despite pleas from Libya staff members, State Dept. removed over 30 security personnel from country in months leading up to attack.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/9/2012, 10:12 AM

US Gathers Info About Possible Targets in Libya

US intelligence officials are assembling preliminary information about targets in Libya that could be struck if Obama ordered such actionRachel Hirshfeld , 10/3/2012, 12:41 PM

Republicans: Calls for Benghazi Security Denied

U.S. officials refused calls for more security at its Benghazi consulate despite attacks on Western targets in the city, say Republicans.Elad Benari, 10/3/2012, 5:34 AM

First Steps Taken in Plans to Nab Libyan Militants

American Joint Special Operations Command prepping for possible plans to capture Libyan militants responsible for deadly attacksAnnie Lubin, 10/2/2012, 8:09 PM

Arab Spring Blew in Rotten Economy

The rotten fruits of the Arab Spring have been poor economies, the Arab Monetary Fund says. It also cited the global financial crisis. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/2/2012, 8:24 AM

FBI Still Not Granted Access to Libya Attack Site

More than two weeks after attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, FBI agents have still not been granted access to investigate crime sceneRachel Hirshfeld , 9/27/2012, 2:48 PM

Libyan Leader: Embassy Attack Unrelated to Video

Mohammed Magariaf says assault had "nothing to do" with Innocence of Muslims, contradicting Obama.Gil Ronen, 9/26/2012, 9:13 PM

Obama: Benghazi Attack More than 'Mob Action'

Obama says the attack in Benghazi was clearly more than a "mob action", says best way to deal with offensive films is to ignore them.Elad Benari and AFP, 9/25/2012, 6:14 AM

Libyan President Apologizes for Death of Amb.

Libya’s new President, Mohamed al-Megaryef, vows his country would not be a burden to the international community.Elad Benari, 9/25/2012, 5:13 AM

Rogers Doubts Benghazi Attack Related to Film

Rep. Mike Rogers: there's no proof that the attack on the consulate in Libya was related to protests over an anti-Islam video.Elad Benari, 9/24/2012, 1:16 AM

CNN Lambasted for Use of Dead Ambassador's Journal

US State Department blasts CNN for use of a private journal found amid the wreckage of the attack on the US consulateAnnie Lubin, 9/23/2012, 3:17 PM

Report: Al Qaeda, Ansar al-Shari'a Teamed in Libya

Intelligence sources told Fox News the attack on the US Consulate in Libya was coordinated between Al Qaeda and Ansar al-Shari'a terrorists.Chana Ya'ar, 9/23/2012, 1:34 PM

Libyan Authorities Dissolve All Militias

Libyan authorities announced their decision to dissolve all militias and armed groups that do not come under State authority.Elad Benari, 9/23/2012, 6:28 AM

Video of Stevens Murder: What Really Happened

Video which some news outlets claimed had showed Libyans trying to save Ambassador Stevens turns out to show the opposite.Elad Benari, 9/21/2012, 4:43 AM

Lead Suspect Found in Attack on US Embassy

New information points to former Guantanamo Bay inmate with ties to Al-Qaeda as leader of attack on US Embassy in Libya. Annie Lubin, 9/20/2012, 5:52 PM

US Sends Official to Libya

The United States has sent its second-highest State Department official to Libya a week after its ambassador and other staff were murdered.Chana Ya'ar, 9/20/2012, 3:10 PM

Libya Attack Was Terrorism, But Not Pre-Planned

A senior counterterrorism official told senators that last week’s attack on the U.S. Consulate in Libya, was definitely a terrorist attack.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/20/2012, 11:06 AM

Libyan Security Official Quits

Libyan official quits his job, highlighting tensions in the security establishment after a terror attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.Elad Benari, 9/20/2012, 7:13 AM

Obama: Muslim World Must Help Protect US Diplomats

Obama said Tuesday that he expects “full cooperation” from the “Muslim world” in protecting US diplomats from Mideast violence.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/19/2012, 9:54 AM

Libyans Tried to Save US Envoy: Video

A video claims Libyans 'tried to save US Ambassador Chris Stevens' after finding him in a locked, smoke-filled room.AFP, 9/19/2012, 4:16 AM