The US Ambassador to Libya, Christopher Stevens, and three other staff were killed during an attack in eastern Libya city Benghazi over Jewish US-produced film deemed insulting by Muslims.
Aljazeera film report here
Trailer of crappy offensive film “Innocence of Muslims” here – NOTE it’s really rubbish and designed to cause trouble.
After US police in New York and other cities have harassed and targeted Muslims and the CIA has directed drone attacks in Yemen, Pakistan, Afghanistan and other countries, it’s hardly surprising many radical Islamic militants would act violently towards US people and property.
It’s always sad when folk die and an ambassador is no exception. But let’s get it in proportion, 30,000 poor kids die every day globally from preventable illnesses – that’s the real tragedy of our times.But the old journalist’s adage is true – one American death is more newsworthy than 100 poor folks’ demise…