What was security like at US Consulate in Benghazi the night of September 11, 2012 – night Amb Stevens and 3 others murdered? click to find out


Turkish diplomat Ali Akin was the last known person to meet with Ambassador Stevens before he was killed. Per the NYT, this is what Akin told them about the security that night at the Consulate (and note, it was common knowledge that Benghazi was a dangerous place):

“…There was even less security at the compound than usual, Mr. Akin said. No armed American guards met him at the gate, only a few unarmed Libyans. “No security men, no diplomats, nobody,” he said. “There was no deterrence…”

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