Intelligence sources tell Fox News they are convinced the deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was directly tied to Al Qaeda -- with a former Guantanamo detainee involved.Anyone who didn't expect this? No, not you, we know you drank the #PresidentWeakHorse kool-ade. Any adults?
That revelation comes on the same day a top Obama administration official called last week's deadly assault a "terrorist attack" -- the first time the attack has been described that way by the administration after claims it had been a "spontaneous" act.
"Yes, they were killed in the course of a terrorist attack on our embassy," Matt Olsen, director of the National Counterterrorism Center, said during a Senate hearing Wednesday.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
This just in: Al Qaeda, Gitmo Connection Seen In Consulate Attack
Fox News:Al Qaeda, ex-Gitmo detainee involved in consulate attack, intelligence sources say.