Under Fire: The Untold Story of the Attack in Benghazi
Under Fire: The Untold Story of the Attack in Benghazi b Fred Burton and Samuel M. Katz will be released on September 3, 2013. In the mean time, you can read an adaptation from the book in Vanity Fair.
BY ESAM OMRAN AL-FETORI/REUTERS/LANDOV.
THE INFERNO The U.S. Special Mission in Benghazi, Libya, in flames, on September 11, 2012. The attackers seemed to have detailed knowledge of the mission’s layout and even to know there were jerry cans full of gasoline near the compound’s western wall, which they would use to fuel the fire.
When U.S. ambassador J. Christopher Stevens was killed in a flash of hatred in Benghazi, Libya, on September 11, 2012, the political finger-pointing began. But few knew exactly what had happened that night. With the ticktock narrative of the desperate fight to save Stevens, Fred Burton and Samuel M. Katz provide answers. Read More.