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Consulate lacked requested ‘man traps’
Washington Times, by Shaun Waterman

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 11/29/2012 11:31:03 PM

The U.S. mission in Libya where a U.S. ambassador and three other Americans were killed in a terrorist attack lacked special security barriers that the State Department’s inspector general recommended three years ago for diplomatic facilities in danger zones, the top Republican on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee said Thursday. The State Department inspector general recommended in 2009 that U.S. diplomatic facilities in danger zones have special holding areas for visitors called “man traps,” but the U.S. consular facility in Benghazi did not have them, Sen. Susan M. Collins of Maine told reporters

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 11/30/2012 12:36:30 AM     (No. 9040536)

Hmmmmmm I started to read an article in the Canada Free Press this morning, didn´t get to finish it, but it kind of stated the Benghazi building was not a consulate but was a rented estate and that the annex was a CIA prison and the warehouse that was housing the guns bound for Syria(that were BTW stolen by the terrorists) was also in that area. It was not embassy property.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: veritas, 11/30/2012 1:21:04 AM     (No. 9040564)

No shortage of "gas" for Air Force One, though.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: rocket scientist, 11/30/2012 1:48:27 AM     (No. 9040585)

Dittos #1 - After reading parts I and II of the Canada Free Press article, this article from the Washington Times looks like the author had tried to work with "old" information and the disnformation fed to us by the Obama regime. The U.S. building in Benghazi was never a "Consulate" or "Mission", it was a secret CIA headquarters building. "Ambassador" Stevens was really a CIA agent operating under cover of being an "Ambassador". His job was to help funnel weapons from Ghadafi´s stockpiles to the rebels fighting the Assad regime in Syria by way of Turkey. The Obama regime has lied about this since day one. Obama decided it was better to let Americans die there rather than expose it for being a CIA headquarters which might hurt his chances for being re-elected. The building was left unproteceted for a reason. They thought if they left it unprotected it wouldn´t draw too much attention. It was probably the Russians who organized the attack on the embassy, since the Russians are allies of the Assad regime.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: janylou, 11/30/2012 2:17:33 AM     (No. 9040601)

The parallels between Benghazi and the Kenyan embassy bombings is eerily similar. Same old players too.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Spidey, 11/30/2012 2:57:05 AM     (No. 9040609)

Sounds like Obama´s own version of Iran-Contra.

Here again we really don´t know if Syrian rebels are any better than the current regime. Apparently there´s some folks in Egypt who wish the had Mubarak back instead of their new tinhorn dictator.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Trigger2, 11/30/2012 3:34:51 AM     (No. 9040615)

The Stateless Dept determined that those special ops guys were needed in the Bahamas for a party. In other words, those 4 americans were purposely murdered by the murdering WH & the Stateless Dept, all for political expediency.

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