The 16 member Army Special Forces team assigned to protect
State Department personnel in Libya plus a six-member State Department elite
force called a Mobile Security Deployment team followed orders and left Libya
in August, 2012. This was about a month before the attack.
I'm sure everyone would want to serve under a commander who reacts to your requests for beefed up security by cutting security. You also would like a commander who sleeps through your call for support while the enemy is not only on the wire, but inside the compound.
What difference, at this point, does it make? Hillary’s book assures us that she bore no accountability for Benghazi because the cables requesting more security for Libya didn’t land on her desk. She also still maintains that nobody could have known about the attack in advance.
The part of the Benghazi debacle that really bothers me is during the attack. As far as I can tell, absolutely no military effort was made to support our people under attack.
Liberals are fond of recalling how presidential our Smartest President Ever was during the Bin Laden raid. Bin Laden was a photo op for an operation we planned and scheduled ourselves.
So many scandals, so little time.
People died. Obama lied. Liberals want to talk about anything but the basic facts. However, neither George Bush nor global warming was involved.
Here are a couple of timelines published about the Benghazi attack: