Pentagon: Special Forces Arrived in Libya 22 Hours after Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta was Notified of Benghazi Terrorist Attack – Video Report 11/10/12
Here is a CBS News report on the Pentagon’s release of the timeline of their response to the September 11, 2012, Benghazi Terrorist Attack. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta was notified at 4:42 PM ET of the attack, and ordered special forces deployed between 6-8 PM ET that evening. However, the report says special forces did not arrive in Libya until 3:00 PM – the next day. Panetta claims there were no fixed wing aircraft to assist in the area.
The State Department and the CIA have given their Benghazi timeline — now the Defense Department has provided th… bit.ly/WN7FmD— Greta Van Susteren (@gretawire) November 10, 2012