Clinton to face grilling over Benghazi attack

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By Jake Tapper, Elise Labott and Ted Barrett Republican members of Congress plan a host of questions for Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during her long-awaited testimony on Wednesday about the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya.Questions are expected to range from a security vacuum in Northern Africa to new cables suggesting that Ambassador Christopher Stevens, who was killed in the September 11 assault, once proposed moving the compound to a more secure location adjacent the CIA Annex, sources tell CNN. Congressional staffers have been shown new State Department e-mails and cables indicating that in November 2011, Stevens, concerned about the safety of the compound in Benghazi, proposed two options to the State Department, sources tell CNN.   The first involved moving the compound back into a hotel. The second would move the compound to an unoccupied villa adjacent the CIA annex.  CIA officials agreed with U.S. diplomatic personnel on the ground that the latter option would be safer. But the State Department rejected the idea. http://security.blogs.cnn.com/2013/01/22/clinton-prepping-for-benghazi-grilling/

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