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Commanders Suggest A 2nd
Group in Benghazi Attacks

Associated Press, by Donna Cassata & Bradley Klapper

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 7/10/2014 7:12:13 AM

WASHINGTON -- Well-trained attackers executed the deadly dawn assault on a CIA complex in Benghazi, Libya, suggesting different perpetrators from those who penetrated the U.S. diplomatic mission the previous night, according to newly revealed testimony from top military commanders. The initial attack, on Sept. 11, 2012, killed U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and communications specialist Sean Smith and set the mission ablaze. Nearly eight hours later at the CIA complex nearby, two more Americans, contract security officers Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty, died in a mortar attack that showed clear military training, retired Gen. Carter Ham told Congress in closed-door testimony earlier

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Pearson365, 7/10/2014 8:00:55 AM     (No. 9918008)

The AP is working hard to make recently revealed details about the Benghazi attack old news so that Obama´s thugs can dismiss Trey Gowdy´s select committee as "superfluous, a rehash of what we already know, and a reopening of the wounds of the 4 families of those who died that night." Cassata and Klapper must be quite proud of their propaganda effort.

AP reports speculation as fact, tries to make a sadly common place terrorist assault by "20 attackers armed with AK47s" seem very complex and tries to weave post attacker looters into the Obama/Rice/Clinton narrative about an outraged mob. As to AP´s mention of the skilled mortar team shelling the CIA Annex in a supposedly separate attack, don´t the AP "reporters" remember that there was a just ended war in Libya that employed mortar teams? A war that Obama led with his head up his behind.

Trey had better start his investigation quickly or else his hearings will never see the light of media coverage.


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Reply 2 - Posted by: MattMusson, 7/10/2014 8:33:40 AM     (No. 9918057)

They were listening as the attackers made phone calls on the consulate phones. The government knows EXACTLY who did what and why. They just don´t want anyone else to know.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: jglas, 7/11/2014 8:13:01 AM     (No. 9919502)

This sounds to me like an effort to redirect attention away from a likely effort to take Steven´s hostage (just referred to as mistaken) and all of the inexplicable machinations of the state department leading up to the attack (e.g. preparing the YouTube video excuse before the attack) not to mention Obama´s behavior and conversations with Hillary the night of the attack and replace them with a sequence of ´oh look a squirrel´ s in which it turns out everybody´s explanation of what happened was correct from their point of view so everybody behaved properly and we can put all this behind us.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: congar, 7/11/2014 8:47:02 AM     (No. 9919549)

I read one misleading, secondary story about Benghazi after another. What media star has the cojones to find out what our Ambassador was doing late at night, in a poorly defended area, meeting a Turkish official? I think the real story and reason for all the coverup is that Stevens was probably coordinating an arms to Syria operation through Turkey.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 7/11/2014 9:30:27 AM     (No. 9919608)

I not only want to know what Stevens was doing - - I also want to know what Stinky was doing.

Nearly two years later - - we still don´t know when and where the Stinker was. Will we ever know? Does anyone care?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: grambo, 7/11/2014 12:21:40 PM     (No. 9919874)

Mr. President, why did you not issue cross border authority so that our military could come to the rescue of these people?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 7/11/2014 1:35:49 PM     (No. 9919955)

Can we surmise that Obe was caught in an illegal gun running operation providing arms to terrorists disguised as a rebel army.Isn´t that just like the following support for terrorists he called freedom fighters in Libya and Syria?
Was another connection arming Mexican Cartels via Fast and Furious.
Gee the anti-gun message is none for Americans and fully arm all terrorists and various enemies.
No wonder obe is afraid to go to the border.

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