Skip to comments.Review board raps State Department for poor security in Benghazi
Posted on 12/19/2012 7:18:58 AM PST by yoe
The mandatory State Department internal inquiry into the deadly Sept. 11 terror attack on a U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya, slams bureaucrats for grossly inadequate security but says that poor leadership could not be punished under department regulations.
[snip] The failures, at States Diplomatic Security and Near Eastern Affairs Bureaus in Washington, left the diplomatic post with security that was inadequate for Benghazi and grossly inadequate to deal with the attack that took place, the report states.
[snip]The report does not name any of the officials concerned, but an investigation by House Republicans found that Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Charlene Lamb, responsible for diplomatic security in the region, denied repeated requests for additional security in Libya from security officials on the ground.
[snip] The board, which began work in early October, found that the two waves of attacks, by dozens of heavily armed extremists, were unanticipated in their scale and intensity.
(Excerpt) Read more at washingtontimes.com ...
And Hillary is still faking.
Reading this, the only thought that came to mind was “what would China have done” had this occurred at one of their Embassies with the same results? (Rhet.)
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