US captures Benghazi suspect

Published: Sep 13 2012 11:38:59 AM EDT   Updated On: Jun 17 2014 02:35:50 PM EDT

U.S. forces have captured a suspect in the September 2012 attack on the U.S. embassy in Benghazi, Libya. Take a look back at the attack and the political aftermath.

US Consulate in Benghazi seen in flames during protest
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U.S. forces working with the FBI captured a key suspect in the 2012 attack on the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, a U.S. official told CNN Tuesday.

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