GOP Senator Pushes Gun-Running Conspiracy Theory During Benghazi Hearing

From ThinkProgress Wed Jan 23 2013, 12:30:41

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) used today's hearing on the Benghazi attack to confront Secretary of State Hillary Clinton about a conspiracy theory involving moving guns from Libya to Syrian rebels. Paul, a new member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, wasted no time in making a mark on the proceedings. After informing Secretary Clinton that [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

People and Organizations:


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Liberia:   U.S. Sending 3,000 Troops in Expanded Ebola Effort (news)
Voice of America
16 September 2014

President Barack Obama is due to announce new measures Tuesday to help fight the worst-ever Ebola outbreak in West Africa, including sending 3,000 U.S. troops to the region. [read more]

Lesotho:   Back to the Polls for Lesotho (news)
allAfrica.com
16 September 2014

Lesotho will hold early elections in a bid to end the nation's political deadlock. [read more]

Nigeria:   Boko Haram Threat Dangerously Exploited By Elites (analysis)
allAfrica.com
15 September 2014

The author, who travels widely in Nigeria and interacts with political, business and civil society leaders of varying views, requested that his name not be used. [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!