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Libyan National Charged in Connection with 2012 Benghazi Attack

Ahmed Abu Khatallah, aka Ahmed Mukatalah, a Libyan national approximately 43 years of age, has been charged for his alleged participation in the September 11, 2012 attack on the U.S. Special Mission and Annex in Benghazi, Libya, which resulted in the deaths of four Americans—Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, Sean Smith, Tyrone Woods, and Glen Doherty.

Libyan National Charged in Connection with 2012 Benghazi Attack

Ahmed Abu Khatallah, aka Ahmed Mukatalah, a Libyan national approximately 43 years of age, has been charged for his alleged participation in the September 11, 2012 attack on the U.S. Special Mission and Annex in Benghazi, Libya, which resulted in the deaths of four Americans—Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, Sean Smith, Tyrone Woods, and Glen Doherty.

Khatallah is in U.S. custody. Upon his arrival to the U.S., he will be promptly presented before a federal judge in Washington, D.C., and appointed counsel.

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Jun 17, 2014 10:00 PM