US Department of State spokesman Mark Toner said that Huma Abedin, the top aide to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton with ties to a controversial Islamic publication, was fully vetted before serving under Secretary Clinton.
” . . . The report alleges that while at the Journal, Abedin published articles opposing women’s rights, and claiming that the United States was responsible for the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks because of injustices perpetrated against the Islamic world.“