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Afghans protest Koran burning

Monday, September 06, 2010 - 01:27

Sept 6 - Protesters stage an anti-U.S. rally in Kabul after an American church says it will burn the Holy Koran on the September 11 anniversary.

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Hundreds of protesters gather outside a mosque in Afghanistan's capital to rally against the United States. Shouting death to America they demand to the US government -- the church's plans to -- a quote wrong. The Florida based -- world outreach center has announced plans to -- in the holy book on September 11. The ninth anniversary of the attacks that destroyed the World Trade Center. The same church made headlines last year when it distributed tee shirts that read this lens of the double. In -- protesters says he is demonstrating to stop the desecration of the put on. I don't nominated. We are gathered here today. We expressed our concern to Americans. Who continued without the restrictions that every day. We call on America just up just a great thing I want -- to put on them. The US embassy in Kabul has issued a statement saying that disrespect towards the religion of Islam. Will not be tolerated. There have been frequent demonstrations and riots in Afghanistan in recent years. Over claims that US soldiers have also desecrated -- arms. Travis record Reuters.

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Afghans protest Koran burning

Monday, September 06, 2010 - 01:27