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Benghazi Response – 10-7-14 Full Production

Benghazi Response – 10-7-14 Full Production

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Category:FOIA Response

Number of Pages:388

Date Created:October 9, 2014

Date Uploaded to the Library:December 11, 2014

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Unitf'Ji States Department State Washington D.C. 2052:0 
Case No. F-2012-39500 
Segments: AQM4, AQM6, AQM8, 
Mr. Sean Dunagan Judicial Watch 
425 Third St. SW, Suite 800 Washington, 20024 United States 
Dear Mr. Dunagan: refer our letter dated August 22, 2014, regarding the release certain Department State records under the Freedom Information Act, U.S.C.  
552. have completed review 162 additional documents that are responsive your request. these 162 documents, have determined that may released full, 130 may released with excisions, and must withheld full. the documents withheld full, all six were withheld pursuant FOIA exemption 6), and five the six were also withheld pursuant exemptions )(7)(A) and )(7)(C). Where have made excisions, the applicable FOIA exemptions are marked each document. some cases, two more exemptions may apply the same document. enclosure explains Freedom Information Act exemptions and other grounds for withholding material. All released material enclosed. 
Review records from the Bureau Administration's Office Acquisitions 
Management and the Bureau Diplomatic Security ongoing. will keep you informed your case progresses. J you have any questions, you may contact Galen Thorp, Trial Attorney, 
(202) 514-4781. Please sure refer the case number, F-2012-39500, and the civil action number, 13-243, all correspondence about this case. 
Offic.e Information Programs and Services 
Enclosures: stated. 

FOJA Exemptions  Information specifically authorized executive order kept secret the interest national defense foreign policy. Executive Order 13526 includes the following classification categories: .4(a) Military plans, systems, operations l.4(b) Foreign government infonnation J.4(c) Intelligence activities, sources methods, cryptology 1.4( Foreign relations foreign activities the US, including confidential sources .4(c) Scientific, technological, economic matters relating national security, including defense against transnational terrorism .4(f) U.S. Government programs for safeguarding nuclear materials facilities .4(g) Vulnerabilities capabilities systems, installations, infrastructures, projects, plans, protection services relating national security, including defense against transnational tenorism .4(h) Weapons mass destruction  
(b)(2)  Related solely the internal personnel rules and practices agency  
(b)(3)  Specifically exempted from disclosure statute (other than USC 552), for example:  
ARMSEXP CIA PERS/ORG EXPORT CONTROL ACT INA IRAN  Arms Export Control Act, 50a USC 241 l(c) Central Intelligence Agency Act 1949, USC 403(g) Export Administration Act 979, USC App. Sec. 2411 Foreign Service Act 1980, USC 4004 Immigration and Nationality Act, USC 1202(f), Sec. 222(f) Iran Claims Settlement Act, Public Law 99-99, Sec. 505  Trade secrets and confidential commercial financial information  
(b)(S)  Interagency intra-agency communications fanning part the deliberative process, attorney-client privilege, attorney work product  
(b)(6)  Personal privacy information  
(b)(7)  Law enforcement information whose disclosure would: (A) interfere with enforcement proceedings (B) deprive person fair trial (C) constitute w1warranted invasion personal privacy (D) disclose confidential sources (E) disclose investigation techniques (F) endanger life physical safety individual )(8)  Prepared for government agency regulating supervising financial institutions )(9)  Geological and geophysical information and data, including maps, concerning wells  
Other Grounds for Withholding  Material not responsive FOIA request excised with the agreement the requester