Who did Benghazi - Romney or Obama?
1. Reportedly, the CIA agents in Benghazi twice asked for permission to help the embattled Ambassador Chris Stevens and twice were told to 'stand down'
Reportedly, when the CIA annex come under attack the agents there were denied military help.
US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has claimed that he and General Martin Dempsey, chairman of the U.S. military's Joint Chiefs of Staff, and General Carter Ham, head of the U.S. military's Africa Command, felt they couldn't 'put forces at risk in that situation.'
'This happened within a few hours and it was really over before, you know, we had the opportunity to really know what was happening,' said Panetta.
Fox News says that there were two military surveillance drones above the skies of Benghazi during the attack.
When asked why the West is ignoring the massacres in Bani Walid, US Department of State Spokesperson Victoria Nuland told RT that Washington is “watching the situation very closely” while its position on this situation remains “absolutely clear.”
'600 killed in Bani Walid fighting in one day' | Global Research
Libyan militiamen shoot at a building in Bani Walid on Wednesday. Gaddafi loyalists were still holding out in the town on Thursday. Photograph: Ismail Zitouny/Reuters Mummar Gaddafi loyalists hold out in last stand at Bani Walid ......
'Benghazi attack was 'convenient' for the US' – security expert
Within 24 hours of the event, ground intelligence linked the Benghazi attack to Mohammed Morsi, the Muslim Brotherhood president of Egypt, who was put into power by the CIA.
On 24 September 2012, the Wall Street Journal had published an article from Judge Michael Mukasey entitled “Will Obama Free the Blind Sheik and send him back to Egypt?”
Omar Abdel Rahman was jailed for his part in the CIA's 1993 World Trade Center Bombing and for conspiring to assassinate Hosni Mubarak, who had become an enemy of the CIA.