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Thu Sep 13, 2012, 12:03 PM Sep 2012

BBC: Anti-Islam film protests spread across Middle East

Libya's Prime Minister Mustafa Abu Shagur says there is "no justification" for the Benghazi attack and investigations are under way to find the "criminals" responsible

Iranians chanting anti-US and anti-Israel slogans stage a protest outside the Swiss embassy in the Iranian capital, Tehran, which represents US interests

Afghan President Hamid Karzai has postponed a planned visit to Norway, fearing violence could erupt in his country

A small protest has taken place in Dhaka, Bangladesh, demanding that the film-maker be punished

In Iraq, there have been demonstrations in Baghdad and Basra, with the leader of one Islamist militia warning the film "will put all American interests in danger"

Unrest is also reported in Morocco, Sudan and Tunisia


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