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Despite vows to capture attackers
of US consulate, little sign
Libyans investigating

Associated Press, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 11/21/2012 5:38:40 PM

Benghazi, Libya - After more than two months, Libya´s investigation into the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi appears in limbo. Key security commanders and witnesses say they were never questioned. No suspects have been named, and gunmen seen participating in the assault walk freely in the eastern Libyan city. Hanging over the probe is a fear of reprisals from extremist militiamen. Farag al-Fazani, a young commander of a Libyan security force commissioned to protect the U.S. post at the time of the Sept. 11 attack, says he sees militants he recognizes from that chaotic night.

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While this is not unexpected information from the 0bamaNation, because it has been obvious since the shooting started, they have been obfuscating the facts. It will be a real test of the ´´lame duck GOP´´ to see what they will do to bring 0bama and his administration to justice for these murders. I hope the Tea Party is paying attention, as well.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KTWO, 11/21/2012 5:59:06 PM     (No. 9028270)

Why would they? They have oil. And troubles of their own to deal with.

They also know that from time to time they need only smile toward Washington to gull us out of a few billion more.

Then they can resume doing as they wish for another year or so before repeating the trick.


Reply 2 - Posted by: bumbleshorts, 11/22/2012 5:30:45 AM     (No. 9028843)

Maybe the simplest answer is that the Libyans are not looking for Libyan suspects because they already know that Libyans had nothing to do with the hit on Stevens.


   

 

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