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U.S. Ambassador, 3 Other Americans Killed in Libya

BY RELEVANT CURRENT / GLOBAL September 12, 2012

The U.S. consulate in Libya was stormed on Tuesday in an attack that left the United States’ ambassador to Libya dead. Libyan officials said that Ambassador Chris Stevens was trying to evacuate the rest of the staff when the group was attacked by protestors armed with guns and rocket launchers. Stevens and three other Americans were killed in the ensuing firefight. The U.S. consulate in Egypt was also stormed Tuesday, with ultraconservative Muslim protestors tearing down the American flag and replacing it with a black Islamist one, expressing their fury over an American-produced film that mocks Muhammad …

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