Archive

Posts Tagged ‘US Ambassador’

Homeland Security Chairman Calls on Ambassador to UN to Resign

September 28, 2012 Leave a comment

 

Homeland Security Chairman Calls on Ambassador to UN to Resign

 

Meredith Shiner

 

Susan Rice, US Ambassador to the UN.

Susan Rice, US Ambassador to the UN. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

House Homeland Security Chairman Peter King (R-N.Y.) tonight called on U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Susan Rice to resign from her post in light of comments she made regarding the nature of the attack earlier this month on a U.S. consulate in Libya.

 

Rice, whose name has been floated as a potential replacement for Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, told NBC and ABC on Sept. 16 that evidence at the time suggested the attacks that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans were “spontaneous.” Since then, President Barack Obama has indicated the attacks were, in fact, planned and are being considered “a terrorist attack.”

 

Read more…

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,225 other followers