Unrest in Afghanistan over Burning of Korans (Again)

Submitted by John on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 08:04

Troops at a US base in Afghanistan mistakenly burned Korans and other religious texts, in an effort to eliminate materials containing "extremist communications." This has sparked riots reminiscent of those caused by pastor Terry Jones burning a Koran in his church last year. Read the latest at The New York Times; CNN; MSNBC.