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U.S. Captures Benghazi Attack Suspect

AP | JULIE PACE AND LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 06.17.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Libyan militant suspected in the deadly Sept. 11, 2012, attack on Americans in Benghazi has been captured and is in U.S. custody...

U.S. Embassy In Kabul Attacked On Christmas Day

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 12.25.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Kabul was hit by indirect fire before dawn on Christmas Day but no Americans were hurt, as attacks els...

Car Crashes Into U.S. Embassy In Australia

AP | Posted 07.10.2013 | World

SYDNEY -- A car crashed into the main gate of the U.S. Embassy in Canberra on Wednesday but caused little damage. Police in the capital said they arre...

Bomber Had Previous Terror Conviction

AP | SUZAN FRASER | Posted 04.04.2013 | World

ANKARA, Turkey -- The suicide bomber who struck the U.S. Embassy in Ankara spent several years in prison on terrorism charges but was released on prob...

Suicide Bombing At U.S. Embassy In Turkey

AP | SUZAN FRASER | Posted 04.03.2013 | World

ANKARA, Turkey — In the second deadly assault on a U.S. diplomatic post in five months, a suicide bomber struck the American Embassy in Ankara o...

Armed Man Attacks U.S. Embassy Guard In Tel Aviv

Reuters | Posted 01.19.2013 | World

(Adds police say attacker may be mentally ill) TEL AVIV, Nov 20 (Reuters) - A man apparently suffering from mental health problems sta...

Masked Gunmen Reportedly Kill U.S. Embassy Employee

Reuters | Posted 12.11.2012 | World

SANAA, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Masked gunmen shot dead a Yemeni man on his way to work at the U.S. embassy in Sanaa on Thursday, a security source said, ...

U.S. Had Mistaken Faith In Libya Embassy's Security

www.nytimes.com | Posted 12.01.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — An effective response by newly trained Libyan security guards to a small bombing outside the American diplomatic mission in Benghazi in...

Why Don't Americans Riot and React Strongly When Christianity Is Attacked?

Quora | Posted 11.26.2012 | World
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Joshua Engel, polymath Because we have police.That is, not because the police are there to arrest r...

Libya Orders Disbanding Of 'Illegitimate' Militias

AP | OSAMA ALFITORY and ESAM MOHAMED | Posted 11.23.2012 | World

BENGHAZI, Libya — The Libyan army on Sunday said it raided several militia outposts operating outside government control in the capital, Tripoli...

Tunisia Bans Prophet Cartoon Protests

AP | BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA | Posted 09.20.2012 | World

TUNIS, Tunisia -- Tunisia's government has banned any protests Friday against a French satirical weekly's publication of lewd, crude caricatures of th...

'The Onion's' Most Controversial Image Yet?

Posted 09.14.2012 | Comedy

Satirical news site "The Onion" is stoking some already raging flames with one of its latest headlines. "No One Murdered Because Of This Image," c...

Morsi Vows To Protect U.S. Embassy Amid Turmoil

AP | SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 11.13.2012 | World

BRUSSELS — Egypt's Islamist President Mohammed Morsi condemned the attack on Libya that killed the American ambassador and vowed Thursday to pro...

Sarah Palin To Obama: Grow A 'Big Stick'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) wasted no time blasting President Barack Obama in the wake of attacks on U.S. compounds in Egypt and Libya on Tuesd...

Photos Appear To Show Slain U.S. Ambassador (WARNING: GRAPHIC)

Posted 09.12.2012 | World

Following the White House's confirmation of the death of the U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other Americans, an image purporting to show Ambassado...

U.S. Embassy In Algeria Warns Of Planned Protests

AP | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

ALGIERS, Algeria — The American embassies in Algeria and Tunisia warned of more protests Wednesday, following attacks by protesters in neighbori...

Protesters Attack U.S. Embassy In Cairo

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2012 | World

CAIRO, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Egyptian protesters scaled the walls of the U.S. embassy in Cairo on Tuesday and pulled down the American...

Taliban Attacks U.S. Embassy In Kabul

AP | PATRICK QUINN and AMIR SHAH | Posted 11.13.2011 | World

By PATRICK QUINN and AMIR SHAH, Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan -- Teams of insurgents firing rocket-propelled grenades and automatic weapons s...