State Department IDs 2 Americans killed in Libya

1:46 AM, Sep 14, 2012   |    comments
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Burnt vehicle after attack at US Consulate that killed US Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens, Benghazi, Libya

WASHINGTON -- The State Department has identified the other two Americans who were killed this week in the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya.

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They were Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty, former Navy SEALs who provided security at the consulate.

Since 2010 Woods had protected American diplomatic personnel in posts from Central America to the Middle East. He was a registered nurse and paramedic.

Doherty also was a paramedic and had protected Americans in Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere.

The two others killed were Ambassador Chris Stevens and Sean Smith.

Associated Press

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