“60 Minutes’” Benghazi source changes story of eyewitness account
Veteran journalists and media watchdog MediaMatters have called upon CBS's "60 Minutes" to retract an Oct. 27 segment based on a report by a British security officer who claimed to be an eyewitness on the ground at the Benghazi attack.
According to Media Matters and the Washington Post, Dylan Davies, who went by Morgan Jones in the "60 Minutes" interview, fed reporters a different account of events than what he gave his superiors in an incident report obtained by The Washington Post. According to the Post, Davies "wrote that he spent most of that night at his Benghazi beach-side villa. Although he attempted to get to the compound, he wrote in the report, 'we could not get anywhere near...as roadblocks had been set up.'"