Closed captioning of: Benghazi investigation: Clinton appeals for patience
u.s. officials confirm that authorities in tunisia have arrested a man possibly connected to the deadly attack in
last month. and tonight, more e-mails about the attack are making news. our report from chief correspondent
as a possible suspect for the
attack was being questioned, critics disclosed e-mails obtained by
news. the first alert read, embassy
reports approximately 25 people, fired shots, explosions heard as well. ambassador stevens and four embassy personnel are in the compound safe haven. it said a friendly militia was helping to fight off the attack. soon, another said it was over. the fighting in
has stopped, the compound cleared. on ground, attempting to locate personnel. later, a known
was said to be linked.
reports the group claimed responsibility on facebook and twitter and has called for an attack on
. they denied they were involved, causing more confusion.
you know, posting something on facebook is not in and of itself evidence, and i think it just underscores how fluid the reporting was at the time and continues for sometime to be.
on 911, another e-mail reported that the assault on
had escalated. the current shelter is under attack by
, today, the
says there were hundreds and even thousands of reports that night, and in the following days. all had to be analyzed. today, siecretary clinton appealed for patience on
, but the
knows that any detail can become a new source of criticism.