The lethal attack on the US diplomatic mission in Libya last month has caused an unexpected casualty.Sunday, 14 October, 2012, 4:03am
The attack on the US diplomatic mission in Benghazi on September 11 has sharpened congressional scrutiny of a State Department office that protects diplomats in the world’s most dangerous corners, as lawmakers ask whether it fatally misjudged the dangers of post-revolution Libya.9 Oct 2012 - 3:13pm
Taiwan's jailed ex-president back to hospital21 Sep 2012 - 2:28am
Washington ordered all non-essential staff to leave Tunisia and Sudan after its embassies were stormed by Muslims protesting against an anti-Islamic film and as al-Qaeda called for more attacks on US targets.
US officials have already deployed counter-terrorism Marine Corps units to Libya and Yemen and stationed two destroyers off the North African coast.17 Sep 2012 - 4:55am