“On Sunday, August 11, the Department of State will re-open 18 of the 19 embassies and consulates that were closed recently,” the State Department said in a statement. The U.S. Embassy in Sanaa, Yemen and the U.S. Consulate in Lahore, Pakistan will remain closed.
America wasn’t the only country celebrating last night.
Though it runs a little long, the Heritage Foundation’s excellently crafted new video is worth a watch for anybody who’s a fan of political attack ads — or wondering why the Obama Administration is facing so much criticism in the aftermath of the Benghazi attack.
Here are clips of the awful, inconsequential anti-Islam movie that mind-blowingly triggered riots in Egypt and Libya, leading to the death of a U.S. Ambassador and three embassy workers. If this is all it takes to set off religious extremists, they need to stay away from Reddit.
Conservative Islamists, upset over a movie alleged to have been produced in the United States showing Muhammad having sex, have replaced the American flag with a black flag praising Allah.
Doesn’t endorse immediate move from Tel Aviv. It’s a decision “I would want to take in consultation with the leadership of the government which exists at the time.”
This is the remarkable story of Chen Guangcheng, the blind human rights dissident who has sparked a diplomatic crisis between China and the United States. It’s a bizarre and terrifying story that involves everything from daring escapes to Batman.
The one thing Iranian hardliners and British diplomats can agree on: Samuel L. Jackson.