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Protesters storm U.S. embassies in Middle East

Published: Sep 13 2012 11:38:59 AM EDT

Protesters attack U.S. embassies in the Middle East in response to a U.S.-produced video seen as insulting to Islam.

US Consulate in Benghazi seen in flames during protest
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Esam Al-Fetori/Reuters

Muslims protesting a video produced in the United States that denigrates the Prophet Mohammed stormed the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, on Tuesday.

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