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WASHINGTON— The House Armed Services Committee today released nine declassified transcripts of interviews jointly conducted by the Committee and the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in connection with the September 11, 2012 attack on Americans in Benghazi, Libya. These classified interviews were undertaken as part of HASC’s examination of the actions of the Department of Defense before, during, and after the attack.  These interviews were conducted between January and April 2014. The transcripts were declassified by the Department of Defense at HASC’s request.

Read the transcripts linked below:

Transcript 1 LTC Defense Attache

Transcript 2 LTC Office of Security Cooperation

Transcript 3 LTC Military Trainer

Transcript 4 LTC Current Operations Director (SOCAFRICA)

Transcript 5 Brigadier General Scott Zobrist

Transcript 6 Rear Admiral Brian Losey

Transcript 7 Rear Admiral Richard Landolt

Transcript 8 Vice Admiral Charles Leidig Jr

Transcript 9 General Carter Ham