Select Committee Joint Statement on Khattala Briefing

July 9, 2014
Press Release

Washington, DC—Chairman Trey Gowdy and Ranking Member Elijah Cummings Joint Statement:

“The Select Committee on Benghazi received a classified briefing this afternoon regarding Ahmed Abu Khattala from an interagency team.  The Committee appreciated the opportunity to receive the briefing and to ask preliminary questions important to its work.  We commend our nation’s military, law enforcement, and intelligence personnel for their efforts in bringing Khattala to justice, and we look forward to exploring these matters in further detail as our work continues.”