WASHINGTON — The White House has agreed to give the Senate Intelligence Committee documents related to the attack on a U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi,Libya,a congressional aide said Friday.
Republicans had demanded the documents as a condition of voting on the nomination of John Brennan to be CIA director.
The White House has said it has already turned over more than 10,000 pages of Benghazi-related documents,along with witness interviews,staff briefings and hours of testimony.
Tommy Vietor,spokesman for the National Security Council,said the administration was talking with members of Congress about their requests regarding both the Benghazi attacks and the use of drone strikes,but he declined to say whether those requests had been granted.
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