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U.S. evacuates staff from Benghazi, cuts Tripoli embassy staff
September 12, 2012 / 8:21 PM / 5 years ago

U.S. evacuates staff from Benghazi, cuts Tripoli embassy staff

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has evacuated all of its personnel from Benghazi to the Libyan capital and has reduced the staff at its embassy in Tripoli to unspecified “emergency” levels, a senior U.S. official told reporters in a conference call.

Reporting By Arshad Mohammed and Andrew Quinn; Editing by Doina Chiacu

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