Protesters storm U.S. embassies in Middle East

Published On: Sep 13 2012 11:38:59 AM EDT

Protesters attack U.S. embassies in the Middle East in response to a U.S.-produced video seen as insulting to Islam.

Protesters outside US embassy in Sanaa, Yemen
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Khaled Abdullah Ali Al Mahdi/Reuters

On Thursday, hundreds of Yemeni demonstrators stormed the U.S. embassy in Sanaa in protest against the film. Security guards tried to hold them off by firing into the air. 

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