Tag Archives | Christopher Stevens

Video: Benghazi Hearings Focus on Painful Lessons

Congress heard testimony on the "painful lessons" of the Sept. 11 attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi after a report on systemic security failures made by State Department. Kwame Holman reports on the tough questions by Republicans on the early characterizations made by Susan Rice and other members of the administration. (Source: PBS)

Video: 3 Snr US Officials Resign over Benghazi

Three senior US State Department officials have resigned after a scathing report on the September 11th attack on the US consulate in Bengazi, Libya. Four Americans died including the US Ambassador. Al Jazeera's Tom Ackerman reports from Washington. (Source: Al Jazeera)

Video: Benghazi Attack Report Slams US State Dept

A government appointed panel has accused the US State Department of not doing enough to protect its diplomats in Libya. The panel investigated a series of attacks on the US mission in Benghazi in September, including one that killed the US ambassador to Libya and three members of his staff. But firing someone was not […]

US Congress: Requests for Better Security were Rejected

In a letter sent to the State Department, congressmen Darrell Issa, R-Calif., and Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, blamed the current administration for allegedly rejecting security improvement requests made by the U.S.'s Libya mission prior to the attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi. Margaret Warner reports: (Source: PBS)

FBI Investigation Continues on Benghazi Attacks

After officially announcing that terrorists were responsible for attacks on a U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, the U.S. intelligence community is pursuing alleged suspects. Margaret Warner talks to The Wall Street Journal's Siobhan Gordon and Greg Miller of the Washington Post for more on the state of security in Libya: (Source: PBS)

Video: Libya a Talking Point for US Presidential Race

Libyans are being encouraged to hand over their weapons in a bid to improve security. Thousands of people have been turning in ammunition, AK47 rifles and even rocket propelled grenades for the incentive of winning a car and electronic goods. The problem of unregulated weapons was highlighted by the recent attack on the U.S. consulate […]