Al Qaeda Wants More Attacks on US Embassies

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0  Updated at 5:03 am, September 18th, 2012 By: EastIdahoNews.com
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Ed Giles/Getty Images(BEIRUT) — A branch of Al Qaeda has called for continued attacks on American embassies and their diplomats.

On Tuesday, Al Qaeda in the Land of the Islamic Magreb issued a statement calling on followers to escalate their protests and said that insults to the prophet Mohammed would be met with beheadings.

The statement follows a week of anti-American protests over a film mocking the prophet Mohammed.

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