A burned vehicle outside the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, after the Sept. 11 attack.
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October 24, 2012 Emails sent to the White House and other agencies reported Ansar al-Sharia's claim, Reuters and Fox News say. The issue of how quickly officials knew that terrorist groups may have been involved has become a hot topic on the campaign trail.
Sept. 11: The U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was aflame after coming under attack.
October 19, 2012 Ahmed Abu Khattala, leader of the Islamist militant group Ansar al-Sharia, says he hasn't been questioned about the attack that left the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans dead. But witnesses have put him at the scene.
Damage inside the burnt U.S. consulate in Benghazi after an attack on the building Sept. 11.
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October 5, 2012 News outlets in Turkey say that two Tunisian men were stopped at Ataturk Airport as they tried to enter the country with fake passports. They're said to be suspects in the Sept. 11 attack that left four Americans dead, including the U.S. ambassador to Libya.
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