Clinton cites al-Qaida link

In Libya attack, she points at terrorists’ N.Africa ally

Posted: September 27, 2012 at 5:07 a.m.

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius chat before a U.N. Security Council meeting Wednesday at U.N. headquarters in New York.

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton suggested Wednesday that there was a link between the al-Qaida franchise in North Africa and the attack at the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, that killed the U.S. ambassador and three others.

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