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PhotoBlog: WWII tombstones desecrated in Libya in response to Quran burning

Graves of British soldiers who fought and died during the North African desert battles of WWII were recently desecrated by a mob of angry Libyans. Local reports claimed that Islamists, angered by the recent burning of a Quran at a NATO military base in Afghanistan, are to blame. Full story

PhotoBlog: Protests in Pakistan over Quran burning at US base

Senior Afghan clerics said on Friday a U.S. apology for the burning of copies of the Muslim holy book at a NATO base last month would never be accepted, and demanded a trial and punishment for those who committed the "evil act." Full story

Two more US soldiers killed in Afghanistan

   An Afghan soldier and a literacy teacher shot and killed two American soldiers in Afghanistan Thursday. This is the latest in a series of deaths as anti-Americanism rises in the country following the accidental burning of Qurans by U.S. soldiers. NBC’s Jim Miklaszewski reports.

Top officials defend Afghan mission in wake of protests

   NBC’s Andrea Mitchell speaks with Gen. John Allen and Amb. Ryan Crocker about what they are doing to protect U.S. forces against the wave of protests occurring the aftermath of the burning of Qurans.

Official: 2 more US troops killed in Afghanistan

A U.S. official says two more American troops have been killed in Afghanistan, the latest in a series of attacks following protests over the burning of the Quran. Full story

All apologies: GOP criticizes Obama over Quran comments

   Top Talkers: Violence in Afghanistan continues after American personnel accidentally burnt Qurans at a U.S. military base. The Morning Joe panel – including Time's Mark Halperin, the Council on Foreign Relations Dan Senor, the Huffington Post's Sam Stein, NBC News' Jim Miklaszewski and MSNBC's Ed Re

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  Ten years later, still no resolutions

Lt. Col. Anthony Shaffer, senior fellow at the Center for Advanced Defense Studies, and former Democratic Congressman Joe Sestak join MSNBC’s Dylan Ratigan to discuss the recent violence between the U.S. and Afghanistan overseas and whether President Obama’s apology for the Quran burning is helping

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A supporter of a Pakistani religious party stands next to the Muslim holy book the Quran at a rally to condemn the reported burning of Qurans in Afghanistan by U.S. troops, in Lahore, Pakistan, on Friday, Feb 24, 2012. (AP Photo/K.M.Chaudary)

A worshippers holds a copy of Quran during Friday prayers and an anti-US protest over burning of Qurans at a US military base in Afghanistan, in the Shiite enclave of Sadr City in Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, Feb. 24, 2012.