Nearly 300 emails—related to the 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic post in Libya—are made public
Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets with parents and child care workers while campaign in Chicago on May 20, 2015.PHOTO: SCOTT OLSON/GETTY IMAGES
By Byron Tau
The Wall Street Journal
The State Department Friday released emails that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sent and received in the aftermath of the September 2012 attacks on an American diplomatic facility in Benghazi, Libya.
The department made public nearly 300 emails from Mrs. Clinton’s time in office related to the attacks in which four Americans, including an ambassador, were killed.
The emails offer a look at a seminal foreign policy crisis of Mrs. Clinton’s tenure at the State Department, which came just weeks before the presidential election. Republican have charged that the Obama administration, including Mrs. Clinton, at…