Italy Closes Benghazi Consulate Following Gun AttackItaly temporarily closed its consulate in Benghazi on Tuesday and pulled its staff out of the country following a failed gun attack.
Senate Passes Amendment Allowing More Marines at US EmbassiesThe U.S. Senate passed an amendment to the defense bill that would place more Marines at US consulates and embassies around the world.
Diplomat Killed in Libya: 'I Might 'Die Tonight’One of U.S. diplomats who was killed Tuesday said in an online forum hours prior to the attack that he had a feeling he might "die tonight."
Egypt Plans Gaza City ConsulateEgypt plans to open a consular office in Gaza City after the Fatah-Hamas unity government is formed.
US Consular Official Circumvents Conventional Channels"Diplomatic incident" between American Consulate in Jerusalem and Shomron Regional Council, which accuses the Americans of not being "above board."