Hillary Clinton received information – that has now been marked “secret” – on her private email server about the deadly attack on the US compound in Benghazi.
An email relating to reports of arrests in Libya following the raid was forwarded to the former Secretary of State by her deputy chief of staff.
The information was upgraded to “secret” on Friday as it was released in redacted form amid hundreds of Mrs Clinton’s emails while she was America’s top diplomat.
The Democratic presidential candidate has been defending her use of the unsecure private email account since the launch of her campaign last month.
State Department officials said 23 words of the November 2012 email on Benghazi had been censored to protect information that may damage foreign relations… see more