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In May, Senator Rand Paul criticized the Obama administration’s lack of discipline over the attack on the American mission in Benghazi. In particular, Paul claimed...

President Obama has been getting unwarranted criticism for over-reacting to a terrorist threat by closing U.S. embassies across the Middle East last week (all but...

The Wall Street Journal has a rather startling report today about Libya: NATO is considering sending a training mission there to improve the quality of...

Nine months after the terrorist attack in Benghazi that cost four American lives, we’re finally finding out who it was that the State Department thinks...

The dramatic testimony of Gregory Hicks, former U.S. deputy chief of mission in Libya, has shone the media spotlight on what happened in Benghazi on...

President Obama faced the press briefly today in a joint press conference with British Prime Minister David Cameron. He got out in front of the...

The testimony of three State Department whistle blowers raises fours issues regarding Benghazi: (1)    Who pushed the notion that a YouTube video rather than premeditated terrorism...

National Journal’s Michael Hirsh, in writing about the House hearings on the September 11, 2012 attacks on the American consulate in Benghazi, said, “Benghazi was...

The evidence of the baleful effects of the Obama administration's shameful neglect of post-Gaddafi Libya continues to pile up. We already know that by failing to...

Not all “Arab unrest” is equal. Consider these current headlines out of North Africa and try to spot the odd man out: “Libya's south teeters...

Barack Obama became president in no small part by castigating the Bush administration for its errors in Iraq. Now, ironically enough, as president he appears...

That may seem like a silly question to those whose memory of Somalia stopped with Black Hawk Down and piracy, but over the past year...