THE SHORT SUMMARY
- The consulate in Libya was attacked with mortars and rocket-powered grenades on 9/11/2012.
- Obama, Clinton and UN Ambassador called the incident a protest, blamed it on a YouTube video, purchased TV ads in the Middle East apologizing for the video, and spoke publicly (including at the funeral for our Ambassador) about the “protests” that were started by a YouTube video.
- When it became clear that it was NOT a protest, Obama claimed to have said all along that it was an act of terror.
- Questions have come up about why the Ambassador was in Benghazi and why security wasn’t stronger. Some have suggested that Obama, through the Ambassador was running guns to Al-Qaeda. staged the kidnapping October Surprise
LINKS TO NEWS ITEMS
|9/11/2012||The attack takes place at 9PM local time, Benghazi.|
|9/13/2012||Obama and Clinton claim that it was a protest in response to a video.|
|9/24/2012||Obama goes on “the View” and talks about “eye candy” and a protest in Benghazi.|
|10/8/2012||Journalist asks if Obama staged kidnapping of Ambassador Stevens|
|10/16/2012||Obama claims in a presidential debate that he called it an act of terror from the start|
|10/31/2012||Journalist asks is, “Obama Hiding Arms Shipments To Syrian Jihadists?|
|11/4/2012||CBS releases old video proving Obama contradicted himself at the debate|
|11/5/2012||Cincinnati protesters demand truth, accountability from Obama, MSM over Benghazi|
|11/6/2012||Anti-Al Qaeda Libyans reveal Obama administration helped Al-Qaeda in Benghazi|
a much more detailed timeline can be found here.