Libyan militant gets 19 years in prison for role in Benghazi attacks

//Libyan militant gets 19 years in prison for role in Benghazi attacks

Libyan militant gets 19 years in prison for role in Benghazi attacks

A US federal judge has sentenced a Libyan militant to more than 19 years in prison for his role in the 2012 Benghazi attacks that killed four Americans, including the ambassador.A jury convicted Mustafa al-Imam last year of conspiring to support the extremist militia that launched the fiery assaults on the US compounds, but they were deadlocked on 15 other counts.The attacks, aimed at killing American personnel, prompted a political fracas in which Republicans accused the Obama administration…

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