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Henry Kissinger ‘Can Understand’ Mitt Romney’s ‘Severe’ Reaction to Mideast Violence

Henry Kissinger ‘Can Understand’ Mitt Romney’s ‘Severe’ Reaction to Mideast ViolenceQamar Sibtain/India Today Group/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Former U.S Secretary of State Henry Kissinger told ABC News on Wednesday that he “can understand” why Mitt Romney’s initial reaction to the violence in the Middle East was &l...

Mitt Romney’s Evolving Position on Libya

Mitt Romney’s Evolving Position on LibyaAlex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Mitt Romney’s criticism of President Obama’s handling of the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi was his latest foray into the issue of how to handle Libya, a topic on which the candidate’s c...

Mitt Romney’s Evolving Position on Libya

Mitt Romney’s Evolving Position on LibyaAlex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Mitt Romney’s criticism of President Obama’s handling of the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi was his latest foray into the issue of how to handle Libya, a topic on which the candidate’s c...

Biden on Libya Attack: ‘Bring To Justice Their Killers’

Biden on Libya Attack: ‘Bring To Justice Their Killers’ABC News(DAYTON, Ohio) – Vice President Joe Biden started his speech at Wright State University on a somber note, addressing the attacks on the U.S. embassies in Egypt and Libya, and promising to bring the killers of the four Americans, including...

Ambassador to Libya Killed By ‘Small and Savage Group’

Ambassador to Libya Killed By ‘Small and Savage Group’PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. ambassador to Libya, Christopher Stevens, was killed by a "small and savage group" of Libyan militants who stormed the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Wednesday. ...

Ambassador to Libya Killed By ‘Small and Savage Group’

Ambassador to Libya Killed By ‘Small and Savage Group’PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. ambassador to Libya, Christopher Stevens, was killed by a "small and savage group" of Libyan militants who stormed the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Wednesday. ...

Ambassador to Libya Killed By ‘Small and Savage Group’

Ambassador to Libya Killed By ‘Small and Savage Group’PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. ambassador to Libya, Christopher Stevens, was killed by a "small and savage group" of Libyan militants who stormed the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Wednesday. ...

US Ambassador to Libya Killed in Consulate Attack in Benghazi

US Ambassador to Libya Killed in Consulate Attack in BenghaziMARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images(BENGHAZI, Libya) -- Christopher Stevens, the U.S. ambassador to Libya, died on Tuesday when Libyan militants stormed the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.Stevens, 52, was killed as 20 gun-wielding attackers stormed the U.S. co...

Two US State Department Employees Killed in Libyan Consulate Attack

Two US State Department Employees Killed in Libyan Consulate AttackKHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images(BENGHAZI, Libya) -- Two American State Department employees were killed in Benghazi, Libya, on Tuesday after militants stormed the U.S. consulate, angry about an American-made film that depicts Prophet Muhammad as a frau...

Two US State Department Employees Killed in Libyan Consulate Attack

Two US State Department Employees Killed in Libyan Consulate AttackKHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images(BENGHAZI, Libya) -- Two American State Department employees were killed in Benghazi, Libya, on Tuesday after militants stormed the U.S. consulate, angry about an American-made film that depicts Prophet Muhammad as a frau...

American State Department Officer Killed in Libya Consulate Attack; Cairo Embassy Also Stormed in Protest Over Film

American State Department Officer Killed in Libya Consulate Attack; Cairo Embassy Also Stormed in Protest Over FilmKHALED DESOUKI/AFP/GettyImages(BENGHAZI, Libya) -- An American State Department employee was killed in Benghazi, Libya, Tuesday, when islamic extremists stormed the U.S. consulate.  Some reports have linked the attack in Libya to an apparently U.S...

Libyan Militant Claims Waterboarding, CIA Abuses: Report

Libyan Militant Claims Waterboarding, CIA Abuses: ReportiStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- A new report from Human Rights Watch alleges that in the years before Libya's popular revolution, the U.S. served up several captured anti-Gadhafi militants to the Libyan dictator -- but not before the Americans "t...

Gadhafi Foe Elected Interim President of Libya

Gadhafi Foe Elected Interim President of LibyaFile photo. PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images(TRIPOLI, Libya) -- Libya has a new leader: Mohamed Yousef el-Magariaf, a longtime foe of ousted dictator Moammar Gadhafi.Magariaf had lived in exile for decades, setting up an opposition to Gadhafi's regi...

Historic Voting Continues in Libya Despite Violence

Historic Voting Continues in Libya Despite ViolencePHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images(TRIPOLI, Libya) -- Voting in Libya’s first free election in decades continued for a second day on Sunday at polling stations that were closed the day before thanks to violence, which prevented citizens from cast...

Libya Set to Hold First Free Election in Six Decades

Libya Set to Hold First Free Election in Six DecadesPHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images(TRIPOLI, Libya) -- On Saturday, Libyans will do something they haven’t done in 60 years -- vote in a free multi-party election.Just nine months ago, Libyans were celebrating the end of 42 years of rule under the...

US Consulate in Libya Bombed by Militant Group

US Consulate in Libya Bombed by Militant GroupiStockphoto/Thinkstock(TRIPOLI, Libya) -- In the first attack on a Western mission since the ouster and death of Col. Moammar Gadhafi last fall, an American diplomatic mission in eastern Libya was bombed Wednesday by a militant group claiming the assau...

Russia ‘Outraged’ After Pro-Gadhafi ‘Mercenaries’ Sentenced in Libya

Russia ‘Outraged’ After Pro-Gadhafi ‘Mercenaries’ Sentenced in LibyaMAHMUD TURKIA/AFP/GettyImages(MOSCOW) -- Two dozen Eastern European “mercenaries,” including two Russians, were convicted and handed harsh sentences in Libya Monday for allegedly helping to target NATO warplanes on behalf of Libyan dictator...

Only Man Convicted in Lockerbie Bombing, Buried in Libya

Only Man Convicted in Lockerbie Bombing, Buried in LibyaMAHMUD TURKIA/AFP/GettyImages(TRIPOLI, Libya) -- The only man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing was buried Monday in Tripoli.  Just under a hundred family members and friends attended the funeral of Abdelbaset al Megrahi, who was buried at Zarwan...

Al-Megrahi Dead: Was Justice Served in Lockerbie Bombing?

Al-Megrahi Dead: Was Justice Served in Lockerbie Bombing?Manoocher Deghati/AFP/Getty Images(TRIPOLI) -- Libyan intelligence officer Abdel-baset Ali Mohamed al-Megrahi, the only man convicted in the 1988 Lockerbie bombing died at home in Libya Sunday, according to his brother. He was 60. Yet doubts have persi...

Pan Am Bomber Abdel Basset Ali al-Megrahi Dies At 60

Pan Am Bomber Abdel Basset Ali al-Megrahi Dies At 60Manoocher Deghati/AFP/Getty Images(TRIPOLI) -- Libya’s Abdel Basset Ali al-Megrahi, the only man convicted in the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, died in Tripoli on Sunday, according to published reports. He was 60.Al-...

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