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Anti-US protests

Libyans storm militia in backlash of attack on US

Hundreds of protesters stormed the compound of one of Libya’s strongest armed Islamic extremist groups on Friday, evicting militiamen and setting fire to their building as the attack that killed the US ambassador and four other Americans sparked a public backlash against

Saturday, 22 September, 2012, 2:12pm

United States recalls embassy staff from Tunisia, Sudan

Washington ordered all non-essential staff to leave Tunisia and Sudan after its embassies were stormed by Muslims protesting against an anti-Islamic film and as al-Qaeda called for more attacks on US targets.

US officials have already deployed counter-terrorism Marine Corps units to Libya and Yemen and stationed two destroyers off the North African coast.

17 Sep 2012 - 4:55am