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Violence in Turkey leaves at least 9 dead

ISTANBUL - Two female assailants opened fire at the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul on Monday and at least six Turkish security forces were killed elsewhere in a day of heavy violence in Turkey, where...
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Remembering the chaos of war's end

...returned to what is now Ho Chi Minh City for a memorial ceremony at the site of the old embassy, which is now the U.S. Consulate. They had been in charge of guarding the embassy and the defense attache office beside Tan Son Nhut airport, and...
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Questions on sex scandal: Top officials testify

...He also said his resignation had nothing to do with his upcoming testimony to Congress about the attack on the U.S. Consulate and CIA base in Benghazi, Libya, that caused the death of four Americans.He told the network he wanted to testify...
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One last warmup

...local time, and were briefed two hours later by their security coordinators and a State Department official from the U.S. consulate. Players were informed of what had happened just before their regular morning meeting, and families of the players...
This Day in History

...a man who then took his own life. Egon Krenz resigned as leader of East Germany. In 2004, Militants struck the U.S. Consulate in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, with explosives and machine guns; nine people were killed in the attack claimed by al-Qaida...
This Day in History

...seized the jetliner shortly after takeoff from Athens, Greece. In 2002, a suicide bomber blew up a truck at the U.S. consulate in Karachi, Pakistan, killing 14 Pakistanis. In 2006, Islamic militants in Somalia captured the last strategic...
Benghazi deserves real review

...Whether the House investigation into the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, is a political witch hunt aimed...determining what mistakes were made and how to secure U.S. consulates, embassies and missions from similar attacks in the...
Have the terrorists won?

...defeat." This year, with 19 U.S. consulates and embassies closed and the...connected to al-Qaida attacked the U.S. consulate in Benghazi last year, the operation...After terrorists attacked the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, killing Ambassador...
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VP Debate: Biden, Ryan at each other on everything

...Stevens had been denied sufficient security by administration officials. Stevens died in a terrorist attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi on Sept. 11.Both men seemed primed for a showdown from their opening moments on stage, and neither...
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Intelligence and national security priorities

...possessed the technology to discern whether or not a U.S. consulate was under attack by terrorists or by rioters run amok...the Communist bloc; nonetheless, an attack on a U.S. consulate would have prompted an immediate call directly to...


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