Benghazi victim's mother to attend debate as Trump's guest
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Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpUSPS warns Pennsylvania mail-in ballots may not be delivered in time to be counted Michael Cohen book accuses Trump of corruption, fraud Trump requests mail-in ballot for Florida congressional primary MORE has invited the mother of a State Department employee killed in the 2012 Benghazi attacks to attend Wednesday's final presidential debate of 2016.

Pat Smith is a vocal critic of Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonUSPS warns Pennsylvania mail-in ballots may not be delivered in time to be counted Senate leaves until September without coronavirus relief deal Gloria Steinem: Selection of Kamala Harris recognizes that 'black women ... are the heart and soul of the Democratic Party' MORE who blames the former secretary of State for her son Sean's death during the attacks on the U.S. compound. She told Yahoo News on Monday that the Trump campaign invited her, and she believes she will be in the "front row" of the debate in Las Vegas.

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The Trump campaign confirmed the invitation to Yahoo with a statement from Michael Flynn, a retired Army lieutenant general and Trump adviser who said the campaign hopes Clinton will adequately answer why four Americans died in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012.

Smith spoke at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this summer, where she said, "I blame Hillary Clinton personally for the death of my son" and accused the Democratic presidential nominee of pointing the finger at an anti-Islamic internet video as the cause of the attacks.

Accounts from the attack show that Clinton and other U.S. government officials initially discussed the video's possible role but soon learned the attack on the Benghazi compound was coordinated.

"I want to look in Hillary's eyes and have her lie to me again," Smith told Yahoo about confronting Clinton on the cause of her son's death.

Smith wouldn't be the first Trump debate guest meant to create an uncomfortable moment for Clinton. Trump invited three women who accused Clinton's husband, former President Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonOcasio-Cortez's 2nd grade teacher tells her 'you've got this' ahead of DNC speech It's Harris — and we're not surprised The Hill's Campaign Report: Biden picks Harris as running mate MORE, of sexual harassment or rape to the second presidential debate of 2016, along with a woman whose accused rapist was defended by Hillary Clinton while she worked as a lawyer.

The Washington Post reported that top campaign aides had attempted to force Bill Clinton into confronting the women by seating them in the Trump family's VIP section, but the Commission on Presidential Debates blocked that plan.