X Close

World

Published: Wednesday June 18, 2014 MYT 4:20:03 AM
Updated: Wednesday June 18, 2014 MYT 4:21:05 AM

U.S. didn't notify Libya before capturing Benghazi suspect - source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States did not notify the Libyan government before staging a secret raid to capture a suspected ringleader of the 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, a U.S. official told Reuters on Tuesday, speaking on condition of anonymity.

The Pentagon has declined to say when Libya was notified about the operation.

(Reporting by Phil Stewart; Editing by Bill Trott)

advertisement

  1. UM lecturer Azmi Sharom faces sedition charge
  2. MH17: Names of nine returning victims released
  3. A joyous Merdeka celebration
  4. Cops arrest 156 voluntary patrol members after state-level Merdeka procession
  5. Two youths killed in crash while racing in their Evo
  6. They acted like gangsters, IGP Khalid says of PPS
  7. World champion still a dream for Chong Wei
  8. Proton offers sneak peek of new compact car
  9. Cops swoop in to arrest PPS members after Penang Merdeka parade
  10. Riot erupts after Sarawak-Perak football match in Kuching

advertisement

advertisement