This is inconsistent with all of the other lies coming from the Obama administration. If Marines were sent by helicopter why no support from gunships when they were available and supposedly ready and waiting. Also why on NBC and nowhere else. Things are getting more and more muddled.
Source the Piratearian
NBC reported on 09/12/2012 that US Marines were sent from the Airport on a rescue mission.
These Marines came under fire and it sounds like had heavy casualties. Read more…
They do not have the video, just a link.
By Alastair MacDonald / Reuters
BENGHAZI, Libya — U.S. troops dispatched by helicopter across the Libyan desert to rescue Ambassador Chris Stevens and other diplomats in Benghazi ran into a fierce overnight ambush that left a further two Americans dead, Libyan officials told Reuters.
Accounts of the mayhem at the U.S. consulate, where the ambassador and another diplomat died after a chaotic protest over a film insulting to Islam, remain patchy. But two Libyan officials, including the commander of a security force that escorted the U.S. rescuers, said a later assault on a supposedly safe refuge for the diplomats appeared professionally executed.
Miscommunication that understated the number of American survivors awaiting rescue — there were 37, nearly four times as many as the Libyan commander expected — also meant survivors and rescuers found themselves short of transport to escape this second battle, delaying an eventual dawn break for the airport. Read more…