Protesters try to storm German, British embassies in Sudan

KHARTOUM, Sept 14 Fri Sep 14, 2012 8:03am EDT

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KHARTOUM, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Sudan's police fired teargas on Friday to stop about 5,000 demonstrators storming the German and British embassies to protest against an anti-Islam film, a Reuters witness said.

Protesters hurled stones at the two embassies which are next to each other in Khartoum and tried storming the main gates, a witness said.

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Ashishnfl wrote:
Diversity. muslim ANIMALS not allowed.

Sep 14, 2012 11:34am EDT  --  Report as abuse
Nifkin wrote:
When will these people evolve already?

Sep 14, 2012 1:28pm EDT  --  Report as abuse
Abulafiah wrote:
I wonder if Romney thinks these attacks are Obama’s fault too?

These attacks are a display of Islamic violence and intolerance. The real problem is that mainstream Islam does nothing to restrain them, which amounts to silent agreement in the same way that idly watching a violent crime is tacit agreement.

Sep 14, 2012 11:17pm EDT  --  Report as abuse
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