Benghazi: Examining attack and political aftermath

Published On: Sep 13 2012 11:38:59 AM EDT   Updated On: Jun 17 2014 11:43:34 PM EDT

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is testifying over her actions following the September 2012 attack on the U.S. embassy in Benghazi, Libya. Take a look back at the attack and the political aftermath.

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On Jan. 23, 2013, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton testified for more than five hours before the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Clinton acknowledged a "systemic breakdown" as cited by an Accountability Review Board but says that her department is taking additional steps to increase security at U.S. diplomatic facilities.