The US consulate in Benghazi in flames on September 11, 2012. File photo: Reuters The US consulate in Benghazi in flames on September 11, 2012. File photo: Reuters
The US consulate in Benghazi in flames on September 11, 2012. File photo: Reuters

Militant group blamed for 2012 attack on US consulate in Benghazi announces dissolution

In communique Ansar al-Sharia said it had been ‘weakened’ by fighting in Libya

Topic |   Islamic militancy
The US consulate in Benghazi in flames on September 11, 2012. File photo: Reuters The US consulate in Benghazi in flames on September 11, 2012. File photo: Reuters
The US consulate in Benghazi in flames on September 11, 2012. File photo: Reuters
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