President Obama has confirmed that his ambassador to Libya - and three other officials - were killed in the city of Benghazi. Christopher Stevens was visiting the US consulate, when an armed mob stormed the compound, in protest at an American film which is being called an insult to Islam. To discuss the attacks on American diplomats RT talks to Patrick Henningsen - a geopolitical analyst for the "UK Column" current affairs web site.
The US ambassador to Libya was killed by local militia in an attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, Reuters quoted Libyan official as saying. US embassy in Libya has not yet commented on the report - READ MOREhttp://on.rt.com/4w5fiy
Washington has condemned the killing of its ambassador to Libya, Christopher Stevens, and three other officials - who died when an armed mob attacked the U.S. consulate in the city of Benghazi. The bloodshed followed protests over an American film which has been described as an insult to Islam. It's the first time a U.S. ambassador has been killed while in post since 1979. RT's Gayane Chichakyan has the latest.
Also, RT talks to Lindsay German - from the British Stop the War Coalition.
Libya's Interior ministry says the US ambassador in Libya has been killed in an attack on the consulate in the city of Benghazi. The American diplomatic missions in Libya and Egypt were raided by angry mobs over a US-made film said to insult the Prophet Mohammed. MORE INFO & PHOTOS:http://on.rt.com/4w5fiy