US captures suspected ringleader of 2012 attack in Benghazi

WASHINGTON - The United States has captured one of the suspected ringleaders of the 2012 attack on the US diplomatic compound in Benghazi that killed four Americans, including the US ambassador, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.


The suspect was captured on Sunday and is now in US custody outside of Libya, Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said in a statement. (Reuters)