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Before attack on U.S. mission
in Libya, State Dept. concluded
risk of violence was high

Washington Post, by Anne Gearan

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Posted By:BuckeyeRon, 10/9/2012 10:49:06 PM

Less than two months before the fatal attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, the State Department concluded that the risk of violence to diplomats and other Americans in Libya was high and that the weak U.S.-backed government in Tripoli could do little about it. “The risk of U.S. Mission personnel, private U.S. citizens and businesspersons encountering an isolating event as a result of militia or political violence is HIGH,” a State Department security assessment from July 22 concludes. The department approved a 30 percent “danger pay” bonus for Americans working in Libya during the summer,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 10/9/2012 11:03:47 PM     (No. 8921878)

That video must have been on the minds of the AQ guys for a coupla months then?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: oh-heck, 10/9/2012 11:13:39 PM     (No. 8921891)

We don't reelect Presidents that don't protect American citizens. Particularly those that then lie to cover up their stupidity. And then prosecute an individual for exercising their freedom of speech to help keep the lie alive.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: losgatos, 10/10/2012 5:44:56 AM     (No. 8922166)

If this administration cares at all about the deaths of these four Americans it's only because it isn't good for them politically. The party of death. They've expanded abortion now to cover older people and, apparently, State Dept employees.

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