Congressman Heck Statement on Attacks Against U.S. Officials in Libya

WASHINGTON - Congressman Joe Heck (NV-03) today released the following statement condemning the attacks against members of United States diplomatic corps in Libya.

"I strongly condemn the violent attacks against the American embassies in Libya and Cairo and am deeply saddened by the tragic deaths of the members of our diplomatic corps in Libya. Today, our thoughts and prayers are with the families of those we lost in the attacks who chose a life of service to the United States because they believed in the values of freedom, liberty, and equality and were dedicated to advancing those values overseas. "