Nightly News   |  August 06, 2013

Member of extremist group charged in Benghazi attack

A Libyan man, Ahmed Abu Khattalah, has been charged with playing a significant role in last year’s attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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>>> tonight we're learning the identity of one of the first men to face charges stemming from the deadly attack in benghazi, libya last year. several people have been charged in secret, we now know one of them is a founder of a libyan extremist group . he's accused of playing a significant role in the attack. other charges have been filed, though they have been sealed for now.