According to Wikipedia, (Terrorist attacks on U.S. diplomatic facilities) there have been 32 attacks over the last 41 years. This is the number of US embassy attacks during each administration.

  • Nixon                       2
  • Ford                          2
  • Carter                       2
  • Reagan (1st term)  4
  • Reagan (2nd)          3
  • H Bush                      1
  • Clinton (1st term)   2
  • Clinton (2nd)          3
  • W. Bush (1st term) 6
  • W. Bush (2nd)        6
  • Obama                      2

The worst attack was the April 18, 1983 one on the U.S. embassy in Beirut Lebanon while Ronald Reagan was president. A total of 63 people died, of which 17 were Americans.

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