At least three die as protesters attack US embassy in Tunis

By REUTERS
September 14, 2012 20:14




TUNIS - At least three people died and 28 others were wounded on Friday after hundreds of protesters incensed by a US-made film insulting the Prophet Mohammad attacked the US embassy in the Tunisian capital, state television said.

A Reuters reporter had seen police open fire to try to quell the assault, in which protesters managed to penetrate the embassy building.

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