(Advertisement)

Benghazi attack preventable, Senate panel concludes

Posted: January 16, 2014 at 5:37 a.m.

A Libyan man investigates at the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi on Sept. 13, 2012, two days after militants stormed the facility, killing four Americans.

A report by the Senate Intelligence Committee released Wednesday concluded that the attacks 16 months ago that killed four Americans in Benghazi, Libya, could have been prevented, and blames both U.S. diplomats and the CIA for poor communication and lax security during the weeks leading up to the deadly episode.

This story is only available from our archives.

Front Section, Pages 1 on 01/16/2014

(Advertisement)



« Previous Story

Virginia’s Rep. Moran to retire after 12 term...

Veteran Rep. Jim Moran, a Democrat who made headlines as an early, outspoken opponent of the Iraq war and for saying during the Monica Lewinsky scandal that he might like t... Read »

Next Story »

House OKs $1.1 trillion spending bill

The House bipartisan spending bill passed Wednesday fills out the budget agreement forged by Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., shown Dec. 10 when they first announced the agreement.

The U.S. House on Wednesday passed a $1.1 trillion bipartisan spending bill that would finance the federal gov... Read »