Benghazi Timeline


April 6: IED thrown over the fence of the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi.

April 11: Gun battle with RPG’s 2.5 from U.S. Consulate.

April 27: Two South African contractors are kidnapped later released unharmed.

May 1: Deputy Commander of U.S. Embassy Tripoli’s Local Guard Force is carjacked, beaten, and detained by armed youth.
May 1: British Embassy in Tripoli is attacked by a violent mob and set on fire. Other NATO embassies attacked as well.
May 3: The State Department declines request[ from personnel concerned about security at the U.S. Embassy in Libya.

May 22: Two RPG’s are fired at the Benghazi office of the International Committee of the Red Cross, less than 1 mile from the U.S. Consulate.

June 6: A large IED destroys part of the security perimeter of the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi. Creates hole “big enough for 40 men to go through.”

June 10: Car carrying the British ambassador is attacked in Tripoli. Two bodyguards injured.

Late June: The building of the International Red Cross attacked again and closed down, leaving the U.S. flag as the only international one still flying in Benghazi.

August 6: Armed assailants carjack a vehicle with diplomatic plates operated by U.S. personnel.
September 8: A local security officer in Benghazi warns American officials about deteriorating security.

September 11: Protesters attack U.S. Embassy in Cairo, Government releases statement and tweets sympathizing with Muslim protesters/attackers.

September 11: U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya is attacked[URL=“”]](, Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans are killed.

September 12: Secretary Clinton and President Obama Issue statements[ condemning both the video and the attacks.

September 12: U.S. intelligence agencies have enough evidence to conclude that terrorist were involved.

September 13: Press Secretary Jay Carney condemns video[URL=“”]]( at a news conference.

September 14: Carney denies[ Administration had “actionable intelligence indicating that an attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi was planned or imminent.”

September 14: The bodies of slain Americans return to Andrews Air Force Base. President Obama again blames[URL=“”]]( the YouTube video.

September 16: U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice appears on Sunday talk shows and says the attacks were exclusively provoked by video.

September 16: Libyan President Mohamed Magarief says, “no doubt that this [attack] was preplanned, predetermined.”

September 17: State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland refuses to call the murders an act of terror[.

September 19: CNN reports Steven’s diary shows concern about security threats in Benghazi.

September 19: Director of the National Counter-terrorism Center Matthew Olsen tells COngress[URL=“”]]( the attack in Libya was “terrorism.”

September 20: Carney changes story to [ Olsen’s, saying it was “self-evident that what happened in Benghazi was a terrorist attack.”

September 20: Obama refuses to call the murders terrorism[URL=“”]](, citing insufficient information.

September 21: Secretary of State Clinton, at meeting with Pakistani Foreign Minister, says, “what happened in Benghazi was terror attack”.

September 25: On ABC’s “The View,” Obama skips another Security briefing and says “we don’t have all of the information yet so we are still gathering.”

September 25: To the U.N. assembly, Obama continues to blame video saying[ “A crude and disgusting video sparked outrage throughout the Muslim world.”

September 26: Libya’s Magarief on the “Today” show again says, “It was a preplanned act of terrorism directed against American citizens.”

September 26: Published reports show[URL=“”]]( U.S. Intel agencies and the Obama Administration knew within 24 hours that al-Qaeda affiliated terrorist were involved.

September 27: Innocence of Muslims filmmaker Mark Basseley Youseff (aka Nakoula Basseley Nakoula) is arrested by federal authorities on the charges of “probation violation at the STATE level.”

September 28: Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper, Jr.,issues a statement backing[URL=“”] the Obama Administration’s changing story about the Libyan attack. Says facts are evolving.

October 2: Carney declines to comment on reported requests from diplomats in Libya for additional security, citing the State Department’s internal investigation.


Yes but, but, but, but, but its Bushes fault and the Republicans are the ones who cut FUNDING for s s s security…whay, WHAY, whine, whine, bwaaaah its not us LIBTARDS


Well the liar n chief just spouted a lie about what he said and when.


So what else is new?