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GOP: Consulate received multiple threats, had requested security

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posted on Oct, 2 2012 @ 01:02 PM
GOP: Consulate received multiple threats, had requested security

Apparently some whistleblowers have tipped off some House Republicans of attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya Prior to the recent 9-11 attacks.

They claim 13 "attacks" happened and the White House balked.

The stories keep changing daily it seems.

And from our highest officials to boot.

Two House Republicans say they have been informed by whistleblowers that the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi was attacked and threatened 13 times before the incident last month that killed four Americans.

Reps. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) and Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) sent Secretary of State Hillary Clinton a letter on Tuesday that detailed the whistleblowers’ allegations.

“Based on information provided to the Committee by individuals with direct knowledge of events in Libya, the attack that claimed the ambassador’s life was the latest in a long line of attacks on Western diplomats and officials in Libya in the months leading up to September 11, 2012,” Issa and Chaffetz wrote. “It was clearly never, as Administration offi....

GOP: Consulate received multiple threats, had requested security

The congressmen said the consulate asked for more security to deal with the growing threat but was turned down by the administration.

It's looking more and more that the controversial video was only a scapegoat plan

What is the Real purpose of all the government twisting ?

Why can't we get an official consolidated report from our best and brightest ?

Unless maybe .....

posted on Oct, 2 2012 @ 01:07 PM
Some more opinions from sources.....

The information we're learning today about the Obama administration's incompetence and dishonesty surrounding the terrorist attack in Libya that cost four American lives, is breathtaking. ....

Flash: White House Knew al-Qaeda Was Rising Threat In Libya Region

Today, Reps. Issa and Chaffetz sent a letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton asking why requests for more protection at the Benghazi embassy were denied. Rep. Issa is the Chairman of the House Oversight Committee and Rep. Chaffetz is the Chairman of the subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense and Foreign Operations. The full committee will hold a hearing on October 10, 2012 to assess the security situation preceding the terrorist attack of September 11. ....

Issa: Obama Admin Ignored Requests for Increased Security in Libya

The security lapses in Benghazi that led to the death of Ambassador Stevens and three other Americans trace back to security decisions made in Washington. That's the message of a letter Rep. Darrell Issa sent to Secretary Clinton Tuesday. The letter indicates that the US mission in Libya made repeated request for increased security prior to the September 11th attack but that these requests were denied. Issa's House Oversight committee is planning a hearing on Wednesday, October 10, to investigate the failure.,,,,

Benghazi: Multiple Requests for Increased Security Denied by Washington

Where did they go wrong ?

posted on Oct, 2 2012 @ 01:28 PM
I think they knew and they did nothing with domestic issues on the forefront and suddenly out of the blue the focus on the "war of terror" they can not admit.

Proof of that is the video that yes was a scapegoat they are not living in reality and accept their failed foreign policy decisions.

It is all about politics- misdirection from the abysmal last 4 years.


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