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Yemeni man working with US
embassy shot dead in Sanaa

BBC News [UK], by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 10/11/2012 7:00:02 AM

A Yemeni man working on security issues with the US embassy in the capital Sanaa has been killed in a drive-by shooting. Qassem Aqlani was going to work when he was shot dead by a man on a motorbike, Yemeni and embassy officials said. Mr Aqlani had worked at the embassy for nearly 20 years, AP news agency said. According to another report, he was in charge of co-ordinating an investigation into an attack on the embassy last month. During protests against an anti-Islam film made in the US, demonstrators briefly stormed the embassy grounds and burnt the US flag.

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I see the Beeb is still on the anti-Islam video meme.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/11/2012 7:25:17 AM     (No. 8924941)

The Beeb doesn't seem to be able to get its little mind around the concept of a coordinated 9/11 attack.

I have not seen the video, but today's Charlie Brown cartoon could apply equally well if its balloon said Christian and Muslim.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lakerman1, 10/11/2012 8:24:56 AM     (No. 8925091)

The dirty reality is that an american embassy located in a country loaded with filthy islamofascist terrorist pigs cannot be defended properly, and should be closed.

But if the president of the U.S., and his secretary of state, have a peculiar policy position that there are few filthy islamofasist terrorist pigs, it is not likely that much will be done.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: starsNstripes, 10/11/2012 8:41:24 AM     (No. 8925140)

Workplace violence...nothing else to see here...move along now...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jimK1, 10/11/2012 9:20:54 AM     (No. 8925238)

This happens every day in Chicago, what's the big deal except for the fact that the Yemeni was a better shot than most of the Chicago thugs.

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