A vehicle and the surrounding area are engulfed in flames after it was set on fire inside the US consulate compound in Benghazi late on September 11, 2012.(AFP Photo / STR)
Israeli-American film sparks angry protests
|Protesters chant slogans amid orange smoke outside the U.S. |
embassy in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012
|'American flag down; A; Qaeda's flag up'|
|Obama Says Egypt Neither Ally Nor Enemy|
Mursi Calls Not to Attack “Guests”
Earlier on Tuesday, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said that the US was heartbroken as she confirmed the death of a State Department official during the attack on the consulate.
"We are heartbroken by this terrible loss," Clinton said in a statement, adding that Washington was working with countries around the world to protect its missions after twin attacks in Libya and the Egyptian capital of Cairo.