Obama says it's important to step and back and look at what happened in Libya. Here's a run through of what his administration has said on the attack since it took place on September 11, 2012What the Obama administration has said about the Libya attack
(CNN) -- Questions surrounding the September 11 attack in Benghazi, Libya, that left U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans dead took center stage in the second presidential debate between President Barack Obama and GOP challenger Mitt Romney.
In the debate, Obama said he had identified the deaths as a terrorist incident within a day. Romney said it took the administration two weeks to label it as such.