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Trump vows US Embassy attack in Iraq 'will not be a Benghazi'

Trump vows US Embassy attack in Iraq 'will not be a Benghazi'

President says situation has been handled 'very well' with dispatch of nearly 100 Marines to compound in Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2020 09:25
An Israeli looks around the world, and is happy where he is

An Israeli looks around the world, and is happy where he is

We have built our border fences and, where necessary, border walls, despite the outpouring of condemnation, and we are, statistically proven, safer because of it. Barry Shaw, 19/08/2018 09:04
Benghazi terrorist sent to 22 years in prison

Benghazi terrorist sent to 22 years in prison

Ahmed Abu Khattala, believed to be the mastermind behind 2012 attack on U.S. facilities in Benghazi, sentenced to 22 years in prison.Elad Benari, 28/06/2018 01:05
Six dead in car bomb explosion in Benghazi

Six dead in car bomb explosion in Benghazi

At least six people killed in car bomb explosion in the center of the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi.Ben Ariel, 25/05/2018 03:37
22 killed in car bomb attack in Libya

22 killed in car bomb attack in Libya

At least 22 people killed in a double car bomb attack in city of Benghazi.Ben Ariel, 24/01/2018 03:06
Benghazi terrorist acquitted of murder

Benghazi terrorist acquitted of murder

Federal jury convicts Ahmed Abu Khattala on terrorism charges related to the 2012 Benghazi attacks, but acquits him of murder.Elad Benari, 29/11/2017 01:06
US arrests terrorist who attacked embassy in Libya on 9/11

US arrests terrorist who attacked embassy in Libya on 9/11

Officials say terrorist who participated in murder of US ambassador in 2012 attack on embassy captured, to be brought back to US.Gary Willig, 30/10/2017 21:08
Group behind Benghazi attack dissolves

Group behind Benghazi attack dissolves

Ansar al-Sharia, accused by Washington of 2012 attack on consulate in Benghazi, announces its dissolution.Ben Ariel, 28/05/2017 05:48
INTO THE FRAY: Condell on Clinton

INTO THE FRAY: Condell on Clinton

By presenting the divide between Trump & the post-Obama surrogate, Clinton, as an “America vs Europe” one, Condell understates the true nature of the dichotomy.Dr. Martin Sherman, 28/10/2016 15:36
Hillary Clinton has collapsed her credibility

Hillary Clinton has collapsed her credibility

She has deceived the American people about her health, her emails, her personal server, her advisers, her staff, and the special treatment given by the State Department to Clinton Foundation donors when she was the Secretary of State. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 17/09/2016 22:37
Republicans blast FBI for format of email docs

Republicans blast FBI for format of email docs

Congress has the Clinton email documents from the FBI investigation at their fingertips...but can't read them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2016 20:05
'Clinton too experienced to campaign abroad'

'Clinton too experienced to campaign abroad'

The Clinton campaign has ruled out going abroad, citing lack of time and credentials on the international scene.Tal Polon, 04/08/2016 17:23
Benghazi report: Surprise allies, security snafus

Benghazi report: Surprise allies, security snafus

Sacrificed for politics: 4 Americans die as State Department worries about offending Libya. The rest rescued by Qhaddafi supporters.Rachel Kaplan, 29/06/2016 11:53
No death penalty for Benghazi suspect?

No death penalty for Benghazi suspect?

Federal officials announce Justice Department will not seek the death penalty against Benghazi suspect Ahmed Abu Khattala.Ben Ariel, 11/05/2016 05:42
Revealed: State Department delayed Benghazi unit

Revealed: State Department delayed Benghazi unit

Documents exposed by Fox News show State Dept. missed its own date for investigation of scandal clouding Clinton's run.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2016 14:16
Hillary and the triumph of mediocrity

Hillary and the triumph of mediocrity

Once we had Abraham Lincoln... Jack Engelhard, 27/10/2015 07:14
The Ideological Gutting of American Foreign Policy

The Ideological Gutting of American Foreign Policy

Government policy under Obama was to empower the Muslim Brotherhood and support its ascendancy in the Mideast. The outcome is chaos. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 30/06/2015 22:50
State Dept. Can't Find 15 Hillary Clinton Emails

State Dept. Can't Find 15 Hillary Clinton Emails

Rep. says work-related emails wiped from private server and revealed in Benghazi attack probe 'significant and troubling.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2015 11:19
Airstrike Kills Terrorist from Benghazi Attack

Airstrike Kills Terrorist from Benghazi Attack

Pentagon says an ISIS operative involved in the 2012 Benghazi attack was killed in an airstrike in northern Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2015 03:43
Clinton Adviser Subpoenaed by Benghazi C'tee

Clinton Adviser Subpoenaed by Benghazi C'tee

Congressional investigators subpoena Sidney Blumenthal to testify before committee investigating Benghazi attack.Ben Ariel, 20/05/2015 05:44
Clinton in Hot Water for Using Personal E-mail

Clinton in Hot Water for Using Personal E-mail

Benghazi Committee to subpoena Clintonmail.com in the wake of report that Clinton used a personal address for diplomatic purposes.Ben Ariel, 05/03/2015 03:16
New Charges Filed Against Benghazi Suspect

New Charges Filed Against Benghazi Suspect

New charges against Abu Khattala, believed to be behind the Benghazi attack in 2012, include crimes punishable by death.Ben Ariel, 15/10/2014 04:46
Benghazi Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Benghazi Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Ahmed Abu Khattala, captured two weeks ago in Libya, pleads not guilty to attack on U.S. consulate in Benghazi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2014 04:44
Benghazi Suspect to Arrive in U.S. on the Weekend

Benghazi Suspect to Arrive in U.S. on the Weekend

Ahmed Abu Khatallah, suspected leader of the attack in Benghazi, to arrive in the States after recently being captured by American troops.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/06/2014 05:44
Libya Demands Benghazi Suspect be Tried in Libya

Libya Demands Benghazi Suspect be Tried in Libya

Libya condemns the U.S. for arresting the mastermind of the Benghazi attack, demands he be returned to Libya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/06/2014 04:15
US Arrests First Benghazi Suspect Two Years Later

US Arrests First Benghazi Suspect Two Years Later

Secret operation by US special ops nets terrorist leader in Libya suspected of being behind 2012 Benghazi attack.Ari Yashar, 17/06/2014 19:31
Clinton: Benghazi Criticism Encourages Me

Clinton: Benghazi Criticism Encourages Me

Former Secretary of State says Republicans' criticism of her handling of the attack in Benghazi emboldens her to run for president.Elad Benari, 10/06/2014 06:16
Senator Says Clinton Stonewalled on Benghazi

Senator Says Clinton Stonewalled on Benghazi

Senator Ted Cruz says "the Obama-Clinton foreign policy is a disaster."Elad Benari, 02/06/2014 06:44
US Used 'Same Tactic' for Iran, Israel-PA Talks

US Used 'Same Tactic' for Iran, Israel-PA Talks

Despite criticism for Benghazi, Iran nuclear deal, Hillary Clinton defends her legacy as Sec. of State at American Jewish Committee meeting.AFP, 14/05/2014 23:01
McCain: Obama Most Naive President In History

McCain: Obama Most Naive President In History

Senator McCain slams Obama for mishandling of Mideast, not reading Russian intentions, and lying about Benghazi attack.Ari Yashar, 24/02/2014 10:01
Rice Doesn't Regret Benghazi Comments

Rice Doesn't Regret Benghazi Comments

National Security Advisor has no regrets about characterizing the Benghazi attack as a "spontaneous response" to an anti-Islam video.Elad Benari, 24/02/2014 06:12
Libya: Grenade Launched at Elementary School

Libya: Grenade Launched at Elementary School

Authorities scrambling to find man or organization responsible for launching grenade at primary school children.Tova Dvorin, 05/02/2014 22:37
Egypt Evacuates Diplomatic Missions in Libya

Egypt Evacuates Diplomatic Missions in Libya

Egypt evacuates embassy in Tripoli and consulate in Benghazi after kidnappers seized four Egyptian diplomats.Elad Benari, 26/01/2014 04:04
Report: Benghazi Attack Could Have Been Prevented

Report: Benghazi Attack Could Have Been Prevented

Benghazi attacks could have been prevented by fixing "known security shortfalls," concludes Senate report.Elad Benari, 16/01/2014 05:14
Guantanamo Detainee May Have Organized Benghazi

Guantanamo Detainee May Have Organized Benghazi

Abu Sufyan bin Qumu, a leading Libyan terrorist, named as possible key organizer of 2012 Benghazi attack.Elad Benari, 09/01/2014 03:13
American Teacher Shot Dead Jogging in Benghazi

American Teacher Shot Dead Jogging in Benghazi

Ronnie Smith, chemistry teacher at International School, shot while jogging near US consulate in the Libyan city.Ari Yashar, 05/12/2013 17:23
Libya: 3 Dead in Benghazi Clashes

Libya: 3 Dead in Benghazi Clashes

Fighting currently raging in Libya's second city between army and the Islamist group suspected in the death of US Amb. Christopher Stevens.Ari Soffer, 25/11/2013 13:05
‘We’re Here to Kill Americans’

‘We’re Here to Kill Americans’

Benghazi attackers left Libyans alive, targeted Westerners, officer says.Maayana Miskin, 25/10/2013 11:14
Car Bomb Damages Swedish Consulate in Benghazi

Car Bomb Damages Swedish Consulate in Benghazi

Unstable Libya was hit with another explosion outside of the Swedish consulate in Benghazi.Kochava Rozenbaum , 11/10/2013 15:06
Explosion Shakes Benghazi on 9/11

Explosion Shakes Benghazi on 9/11

Libya's Foreign Ministry building struck by a car bomb exactly one year after attack on the U.S. Consulate.Kochava Rozenbaum , 11/09/2013 16:52
American Jihadi: Attack US Diplomats

American Jihadi: Attack US Diplomats

Adam Gadahn calls for rich Islamists to provide "bounties" for US diplomats, cites Al Qaeda bounty on US ambassador to Yemen.Ari Soffer, 18/08/2013 17:49
400 Stolen Missiles in Benghazi

400 Stolen Missiles in Benghazi

Attorney of Benghazi whistleblower claims that 400 U.S. missiles were stolen and fell into "the hands of some very ugly people."Kochava Rozenbaum , 13/08/2013 22:13
New Evidence: Jihadists Training in Libya

New Evidence: Jihadists Training in Libya

New evidence reveals that Ansar al-Sharia, which is believed to be behind the Benghazi attack, is holding training camps in Libya.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/08/2013 01:54
Khattala Suspect Denies Attacking Consulate

Khattala Suspect Denies Attacking Consulate

Khattala is suspected of killing U.S. Ambassador to Libya, but claims "the American government has nothing to do with me."Kochava Rozenbaum , 07/08/2013 22:59
Jewish Leader: Iran Likely Culprit in Benghazi

Jewish Leader: Iran Likely Culprit in Benghazi

AFSI Chairman Mark Langfan says Al Qaeda would not have struck a CIA operation running guns to Syria.Gil Ronen, 07/08/2013 13:28
U.S. Files Charges in Benghazi Attack

U.S. Files Charges in Benghazi Attack

The Justice Department has filed sealed criminal charges against a number of suspects in the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.Elad Benari, 07/08/2013 06:13
Benghazi Leads to Iran, Not Al Qaeda

Benghazi Leads to Iran, Not Al Qaeda

Why should it matter to Obama if US weapons that were going to Syrian rebels via Benghazi fell into al Qaeda's hands? After all, the Syrian rebels are al Qaeda themselves. Mark Langfan, 03/08/2013 21:40
Republicans Say FBI Sidesteps Terrorists in Probe

Republicans Say FBI Sidesteps Terrorists in Probe

Republican lawmakers voice concerns about the dragging pace of the probe of the attack on the U.S. Consulate at Benghazi, Libya.Chana Ya'ar, 01/08/2013 12:55
'Obama Ignoring Link Between Islam and Terrorism'

'Obama Ignoring Link Between Islam and Terrorism'

The Obama administration is ignoring the link between radical Islam and terrorism, asserts chairman of the House Homeland Security CommitteeArutz Sheva staff, 10/05/2013 13:06
U.S. Releases Pictures of Benghazi Attack Suspects

U.S. Releases Pictures of Benghazi Attack Suspects

FBI releases pictures of three men who were present during the attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi.Elad Benari, 02/05/2013 06:46
UN Warns Libyan Weapons Spreading to Gaza, Syria

UN Warns Libyan Weapons Spreading to Gaza, Syria

A U.N. panel says weaponry from Libya is spreading across North Africa to Gaza and Syria “at an alarming rate.”Chana Ya'ar, 10/04/2013 10:26
SOS at CPAC: "Where's Admiral Gaouette?"

SOS at CPAC: "Where's Admiral Gaouette?"

New organization of former US Special Ops officers issues distress calls about urgent high-profile questions.Mark Langfan, at CPAC, 16/03/2013 21:31
US Sen. to Block Vote Till Obama Reveals Info

US Sen. to Block Vote Till Obama Reveals Info

U.S. Sen. Graham (R-SC) says he will block a vote on White House nominees until Pres. Obama reveals his actions during the Benghazi attack. Chana Ya'ar, 12/02/2013 01:46
Confirmed: Panetta to Testify on Benghazi

Confirmed: Panetta to Testify on Benghazi

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta will testify before the Senate on Benghazi attack, in a move that may lift one obstacle to Hagel confirmationRachel Hirshfeld , 01/02/2013 11:23
Graham: 'Hagel Blocked Until Panetta Testifies'

Graham: 'Hagel Blocked Until Panetta Testifies'

Sen. Graham said he'll block Hagel’s confirmation hearings until outgoing Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta testifies on Benghazi attacks.Rachel Hirshfeld , 30/01/2013 19:15
‘Imminent’ Threat to Westerners in Benghazi

‘Imminent’ Threat to Westerners in Benghazi

Britain warns citizens to leave Benghazi immediately, citing a “specific and imminent” threat” to Westerners in the eastern Libyan city. Chana Ya'ar, 24/01/2013 17:02
Clinton Testifies: 'I Take Responsibility'

Clinton Testifies: 'I Take Responsibility'

Hillary Clinton took responsibility for Benghazi attack and cited a "personal" commitment to improving security.Rachel Hirshfeld , 23/01/2013 19:30