Libya Arrests Four Suspects In Consulate Attack
The Libyan Government says it has arrested four people believed to be connected to the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi:
TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Libyan authorities have made four arrests in the investigation into the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi in which the U.S. ambassador and three embassy staff were killed, the deputy interior minister said on Thursday.
“Four men are in custody and we are interrogating them because they are suspected of helping instigate the events at the U.S. consulate,” Wanis Sharif told Reuters.
He gave no more details.
NBC News has more:
Hopefully these are solid leads and we’ll find out exactly what went on here. If it turns out this was a planned attack that can be tied to a group, I would expect retaliation of some kind.