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So that sick.
The investigation into the massacre of four Americans and -- -- is over.
We now have all the answers the accountability review board commission by Hillary Clinton has released its findings.
First of all there was no protests.
And although security was grossly lacking it's a systemic fall.
It's no one in particulates fault.
It's everyone's fault.
All know you really might be ambassador Chris Stephens fault.
And so what goes in Washington.
Hello welcome to justice -- judge Janine pero.
From the beginning they shouting by the White House about a protest -- that despicable video.
There were whispers about Cris Stevens himself.
Being somehow responsible.
They had to -- Chris understood that diplomats must operate in many places where soldiers do not.
Where there are no other boots on the ground.
And security is far from guaranteed.
Really ambassador Stephens was not in the military he was a civilian diplomat.
The report also found that ambassador Stevens made the decision himself.
To travel to -- Gaza independently.
And they wrote he did so with minimum close protection security.
They not only right that his plans were not adequate but they then say that as the president's personal representative.
The chief of the mission here ambassadors.
There is direct and full responsibility.
For the security of the mission and all person out.
So let me say.
So it's all his responsibility.
And yet you don't give me in -- security that he repeatedly requested.
It's a classic defense -- When the facts are against you.
In this case the White House you blame the victim.
Why is assigning blame or responsibility to the victim you'd take the -- and the attention off of those responsible.
And yet amazingly the report finds security was grossly inadequate.
And as for reliance on the local Libyan militia they -- want to say.
The ambassador did not see a direct threat of an attack of this nature and scale on the mission.
Are you kidding.
The consulate was attacked twice in the months prior to 9/11.
Everyone there was getting danger pay the -- hot isn't threatened on FaceBook to kill our ambassador.
Our ambassador warned Washington -- cable less than four weeks earlier this security was quote trending negatively.
That the militia this Libyan militia had been infiltrated by extremists and there were ten al-Qaeda training camps and -- -- He himself said that they couldn't possibly sustain an organized attack.
Now the Libyan militia infiltrated by extremists.
This good militia that we relied on.
But they -- accompanying us in the weeks and months prior to September 11.
You know why.
They were protesting.
And working hours.
May -- they should take a page out of -- Michigan union members playbook.
And by the way has anyone thought about the fact.
That local Islamist militiamen assigned by the host country to protect us live under the launcher Rio.
Which requires that they are punished by death.
If they kill an Islamist.
In protecting and infidels.
So instead of beefing up security the State Department -- -- why.
-- we had the correct number of assets in Ben -- at the time of 9/11.
For what had been agreed upon.
What was she smoking.
The report Kelly didn't even have fire extinguishers.
And this obviously impacted the ambassador John Smith's ability to escape.
And yet the panel says this about Cris Stevens.
His expertise have by -- in particular cause Washington to give -- usual deference to his judgments.
Then why did he never get the help me -- for.
But when his remains are returned to the United States Hillary honors him after he dies but never gave -- -- help be needed.
Both before he died.
I was honored to know ambassador Chris Stevens.
I want to thank.
His parents and siblings who are here today.
For sharing Chris with us and with our country.
What a wonderful gift you gave us.
But the report says there's really confusion as to -- ultimately responsible and empowered to make decisions.
Really you don't know who's responsible.
I'm in charge of the State Department 60000 plus people all over the world if Senator McCain.
And senator Graham and others want to go after somebody they should go after me.
I -- not.
They said no single individual is responsible.
No disciplinary action is recommended.
But the -- the report is quote there is no basis to believe anyone -- he is.
Or her duty.
Now there's a fundamental concepts in the law.
But if you're negligent to the oversight of those -- -- charge you're liable for consequences.
Here security was grossly inadequate.
And there were consequences.
But they conclude there's no basis to believe anyone breached their duty.
Will there be consequences.
It appears not.
-- -- -- -- -- Another accountability review board report.
-- filed alongside the report from 1999.
After American diplomats were killed in Kenya and Tanzania.
Whose recommendations were also ignored.
Had already recommended the changes that have the State Department implemented them.
Might have saved the lives of four innocent Americans.
Butchered in then Gaza.
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