November 21, 2012 The U.S. envoy to the U.N. is seen as a front-runner for the job of secretary of state in President Obama's second term, but her comments in the wake of the Sept. 11 attack in Benghazi have made her a focus of criticism. Rice also said she looked forward to discussing Sen. John McCain's concerns over her comments with the Republican.
Senate Select Committee on Intelligence chairwoman Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif.
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November 18, 2012 Speaking on NBC's Meet the Press, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., said Congress had asked the White House to explain the Obama administration's talking points in the aftermath of the attack.
Libyan rebels on the outskirts of the oil town of Ras Lanuf flash the victory sign at a Libyan airforce fighter jet flying overhead after dropping a bomb on Monday.
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March 7, 2011 Calls for international intervention in Libya have forced the United Nations to take up the issue. Talks have focused on creating a no-fly zone over the country in an effort to neutralize Moammar Gadhafi's air power advantage.
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