Today in the news: Protesters take over U.S. Embassy in Cairo
News to know
Protesters in Cairo took over the U.S. Embassy on Tuesday, climbing the walls to get in. They also took down an American flag and replaced it with an Islamic flag. Officials weren’t exactly sure why the protesters were there, but they believe it was over a unknown film that purportedly insults Muhammad.
Quotes of note
“When the history books are written, the true legacy of 9/11 will not be one of fear or hate or division. It will be a safer world; a stronger nation; and a people more united than ever before.” – President Barack Obama
“On this most somber day, those who would attack us should know that we are united, one nation under God, in our determination to stop them and to stand tall for peace and freedom at home and across the world.” - Mitt Romney
Hot video: Obama: U.S. safer, resilient on 9/11 anniversary
President Barack Obama says the U.S. is safer and its people resilient on the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
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