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Women's Racerback Tank - Benghazi

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  • Product Description

    Design:

    • Front: Benghazi
    • Back: Drop Line

    Description:

    Following the removal of Muammar Gaddafi from power, the country of Libya was left in a largely ungoverned state, with militant and radical Islamic groups rising in power, as the fledgling government struggled to find its footing. Benghazi had been a major hub during the Libyan revolution and acted as home base for the CIA operatives in that area. The existence of the facility, and its personnel, was classified until after the events of that fateful night.

    On the evening of September 11, 2012, the attack began at the US State Department compound. The CIA base (the “Annex”) was one mile down the road, and the sound of gunfire and explosions echoed throughout the city. Six security officers, ex-military and security contractors at the base, geared up and prepared for action. They were: Mark Gesit (former Marine), Kris “Tanto” Paronto (former Army Ranger), Sergeant John “Tig” Tiegen (former Marine), Tyrone Woods (former SEAL), and two other operatives (a former Marine and former SEAL), whose true identities remain confidential. Fully armed and vehicles loaded, they were told to stand down, to let the Libyans guarding the compound handle the situation. As the security team waited impatiently, distress calls came from the burning compound, and they decided that they weren’t going to wait any longer, orders be damned.

    The six man team set out in armored vehicles towards the compound, making the last leg of the one mile journey on foot. When they arrived, Ambassador Chris Stevens was missing, and officer Sean Smith was dead. Before the team could retreat back to the Annex with the surviving State Department staff, a firefight broke out at the compound. The team fought back, protecting the personnel until they were able to load into the armored vehicles and return to the Annex.

    Shortly after reaching their base, however, it, too, was under attack. The firefight waged through the night, and amidst the mortar fire, security operatives Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty lost their lives. Doherty was the only support that came for the security team that fateful night, flying in from Tripoli when the distress calls were sent. No other air or ground support was dispatched, and the men were left on their own to defend the staff, until they were all finally able to evacuate the facility and reach the airport.

    While the security team fought for their lives and lives of the personnel, elsewhere in Benghazi, Ambassador Christopher Stevens was horrifically tortured and killed.

    This shirt is for those who lost their lives that fateful night. It is for those men who stood their ground, and refused to stand by while their fellow Americans were being attacked and killed. This shirt is for Christopher Stevens, Tyrone Woods, Sean Smith, and Glen Doherty.


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    1. Love it!

      Very very nice qualtiy shirts. Well worth the money..... on 15th Jun 2017

    2. Always Remember

      All Nine Line women's Tanks are awesome. I would never hesitate to buy one. they wash up nice, fit great. Every time I put on a Nine Line shirt I know Im making a statement, and isn't it about time we rally together and make this statement together. Just buy it you won't be disappointed. on 14th Jun 2017

    3. Love this one

      Love the fact that anytime I wear this shirt, the lives of those lost in Benghazi will be remembered; even if only for a moment. Comfort A+ on 14th Jun 2017


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  • Other Details

    Care:
    SizeChart:
    Size Chest Body Length
    S 31" 27.38"
    M 33" 28"
    L 35" 28.63"
    XL 38" 29.25"
    2XL 41" 29.87"
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