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-- -- are being made for a new hearing on the terror attacks -- Gaza that killed four Americans is going to be held next week.
In Washington DC and that some light as well as some new information a whistle -- saying.
They've been blocked from testifying about what they know about this event take a listen to this exchange -- the president.
Got channel pieces of this story -- and asked about it but there are people in your Steve Forbes thing is to fly home coming for.
They survived the -- that.
And it wanted to tell their stories will you help them come forward and just want to -- -- -- -- I'm not familiar with this notion that anybody's been blocked from testifying.
So what all do is I will find out.
What exactly you're referring to.
But in the meantime even as the president was making those remarks here's what's happening in Libya are right now -- men armed trucks surrounding the justice ministry building in Tripoli it's been a tough couple days and some militias have come through the capital city there.
In protest of certain things as happening in government and in general there's been a lot of chaos in the capital ambassador John Bolton is a former US ambassador to the UN.
And a Fox News contributor and a -- every -- what's happening in Libya because my friend and frankly not many of us really talk about Libya right now we have the short term story about.
This investigation into main -- and the long term prospects.
-- national security affairs and how.
In the didn't how that region in fact our national security Sistani with thank god he what do you think he's been the result these eight months of investigation.
Well we still don't know -- many critical elements of what happened before the attack during the attack and after the attack.
And I think that's why these efforts to get the testimony of the individuals who were actually there.
During the event is so important -- this has nothing to do with.
Scoring political points or anything like that it has to do precisely with a learning what went wrong.
Before during and after the attack so we can prevent it again and I think it fits.
Directly into this larger context that you mentioned of the continuing deterioration.
Of -- the Libyan government that continuing growth.
The threat of al-Qaeda and other terrorist organizations in Libya and really throughout the region that what the the attack on our consulate -- -- guys he is a critical point in this bigger picture.
Do you think that the investigation into bank -- in the fact that it has been politicized.
In many ways is actually detracting -- restaurant and some of the bigger picture questions that maybe we should be asking about the region overall.
Well it it may well be but I I think obviously the effort to get the truth that here's something that that should go forward on a bipartisan basis and if the president in fact was unaware.
That that people had been prevented from testifying.
Then I hope people say look I had nothing to hide I want the facts to come out as well because the safety of official Americans the safety private American citizens and a dangerous region region.
Is something that should be right at the top of the president's agenda --
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