October 2nd, 2012
Yahoo– The State Department has officially removed all government personnel from the Libyan city of Benghazi, closing the consulate building and possibly ending any chance of an on-site investigation of the attack there. Although it has been three weeks since the assault there that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other embassy employees, the FBI has still not been able to visit the compound, set up any operations in the city, or even interview any witnesses who were present during the terrorist attack.
State says all U.S. personnel still in the country have been moved to the capital Tripoli and any “diplomatic outreach” will be done remotely.
The Washington Post reports that the main compound that was burned during the attack on September 11 was locked on Monday, but the buildings were empty and unguarded. Any thing of value has been looted or picked through by local and journalists, and it’s unlikely that investigators would find any useful evidence on site after such a long gap in time.
Editorial: But the main question is- who let these Benghazi dogs and rats into position of power? Who gave terrorists an entire nation to rule? Will those ‘Superpowers’ responsible for unleashing terror across North and West Africa be brought to justice? See: President Obasanjo: US-NATO Sacking Ghaddafi Fueled Boko Terror; Amb. Stevens’ Death Is A Price They Too Pa