Benghazi in 5 Sentences: “One of the most sophisticated military attacks ever launched at a diplomatic facility.”
At 8:30 p.m.,when Ambassador Stevens strolled outside the gate and bid his Turkish guest good night, the streets were calm and quiet.
At 9:40 p.m., an armed assault on the compound began, well planned and executed by men not only armed with mortars but capable of firing them to lethal purpose — a rare combination among the excitable mobs of the Middle East. There was no demonstration against an Islamophobic movie that just got a little out of hand. Indeed, there was no movie protest at all. Instead, a U.S. consulate was destroyed and four of its personnel were murdered in one of the most sophisticated military attacks ever launched at a diplomatic facility. — Who’s ‘Politicizing’ Benghazi? – Mark Steyn – National Review Online
From American Digest: http://americandigest.org/