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US Ambassador to Libya Killed

(CNN) -- U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday condemned the killing of the United States ambassador to Libya, J. Christopher Stevens, in a rocket attack on the U.S. Consulate in the city of Benghazi on Tuesday. He called the attack "outrageous," and confirmed that four Americans, including Stevens, were killed.

"Chris was a courageous and exemplary representative of the United States," Obama said. Stevens was the first U.S. ambassador to be killed in an attack since 1979. Libya's Prime Minister Abdurrahim el-Keib apologized "to the American people and the government, and also to the rest of the world" for the "cowardly criminal act."


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This great Libyan government

That WE installed is doing great, aren't they?

And Kudos to the civilians we were protecting by helping to bomb the crap out of their country.

Miss Ghadafi yet?

Now who wants to invade Syria? We can remove the secular government and install an Islamic state there too right?

This event took place in Benghazi.

This was the centre of the rebellion against Qadhafe and where all the jihadists were assembled. These were the core of the army that NATO recruited to do its dirty work in the overthrow of Qadhafe.

They are now the government in Libya and they are Muslim salafists who were angry with Qadhafe for allowing women more freedom and treating them as equal in law to men. They hated him for this and this is also why Qatar and Saudi Arabia sent troops and arms to assist the rebels. These two States are also home to an extreme fundamentalist form of Islam.

This is also why all three: Libya, Qatar and Saudi Arabia, have sent troops and arms to Syria to fight against Bashir al-Assad. Syria is a majority Muslim state but is secular inasmuch as it gives equal status to all Islamic denominations and Christianity as did Libya under Qadhafe. This is why the overthrow of Qadhafe and Assad makes no sense unless the intent is to polarise the Middle East and foment more conflict.

In any event the people who attacked the American Embassy were the same people who were the core of the rebel army and who were supported by NATO. This is more like inevitable foreseeable consequences than blowback strictly speaking. Maybe the middle management actually believe their own propaganda that they have overthrown an oppressive regime and the people they helped should be grateful to them. Perhaps now they will realise that their masters have been lying to them though I doubt it.

"Jesus answered them: 'Truly, truly, I say to you, everyone who commits sin is a slave to sin. The slave does not remain in the house forever; the son remains forever. So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.'" (John 8:34-36)

..... and naturally all of

..... and naturally all of the comments on the various news sites are demanding retaliation.

I'm thinking of moving

Maybe Switzerland. I hear its nice this time of year.

Homeland security statement: patriotism is now considered terrorism.
I love www.isidewith.com shared it with everyone I know. If anything they realize its not just a red and blue idiot running for reelection.

The Leader of the free world who has a kill list & assassinates

people all over the globe has the audacity to condem someone else for doing the exact same thing? WTF? Seriously...WTF?

It it the peaceful thing to

It it the peaceful thing to do because he has a Nobel prize.

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