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Editor’s Note:Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three others were killed at the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi. This story is continuing to develop. Follow along below for our continued coverage of the attacks, reaction and what impact it will have. For coverage in Arabic, please visit CNN Arabic.
[Updated at 5:36 p.m. ET] U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, referring to last year’s revolt of Libyans against Moammar Gadhafi, said on the Senate floor Wednesday that Libyans “rose up last year to free themselves from exactly the kinds of murderers and terrorists who killed our American citizens yesterday in Benghazi.”
“Their enemies are our enemies,” McCain said.
[Updated at 4:38 p.m. ET] In 2008, Stevens — who then was the deputy chief of the U.S. mission in Libya— warned in a diplomatic cable about jihadist sentiment growing not far from Benghazi, CNN’s Ashley Fantz reports.
[Updated at 4:28 p.m. ET] A statement…
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