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In Benghazi chapter, Clinton
says Marines were in Tripoli

CNN, by Jake Tapper

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Posted By:StormCnter, 6/10/2014 5:03:18 AM

Discussing the most controversial part of her tenure at the State Department in her new book, "Hard Choices" – the attacks on the U.S. compounds in Benghazi, Libya, on the night of September 11, 2012 – former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton seems to gloss over the fact that Marines were not sent amid a worsening security situation in Libya, and were only sent after the attack. The passage, which occurs in chapter 17, titled “Benghazi: Under Attack,” may bring even more attention to the State Department’s failure to provide sufficient security to American officials stationed in a dangerous place. The

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: pineledger, 6/10/2014 6:20:25 AM     (No. 9879523)

That´s PIAPS -- all gloss.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jt26, 6/10/2014 7:52:59 AM     (No. 9879607)

She meant to say they were marching in the Halls of Montezuma. At this point, what difference does it make?!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: FLCracker, 6/10/2014 9:08:11 AM     (No. 9879673)

I keep seeing this quote:

"“What I did was give very direct instructions (to) the people who have the expertise and experience in security..."

So what were those "very direct instructions?"

No one says.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: oh-heck, 6/10/2014 9:53:33 AM     (No. 9879738)

Why was he in Benghazi when the troops were in Tripoli, Why had they canceled the plane that could have moved troops, weapons, and transportation from Tripoli. Why were the guards in Benghazi not armed? The questions are nearly endless.

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