Barack Obama joked that his vice president looked good in a swimsuit and defended his handling of last month’s attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
Leading the grieving, President Barack Obama on Friday honored the four Americans killed in an attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya, recalling their lives in deeply personal terms and declaring the United States will never pull back on its principles or “retreat from the world.”
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney criticized President Barack Obama’s handling of foreign policy on Thursday after four Americans were killed in Libya, saying the United States seems at the mercy of world events.
On Wednesday morning Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney put his campaign on the line by attacking President Barack Obama and the besieged diplomats in the Middle East.
Protesters angered over a film that ridiculed Islam’s Prophet Muhammad fired gunshots and burned down the U.S. consulate in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, killing one American diplomat.