SOMALIA: Anti-American demonstrators burn U.S. flag in central Somalia
Thousands of Annoyed women, youths and aged people have gathered in the city center of Buloburde town chanting anti-American slogans as they were also insulting the Jewish. The demonstrators later burned the American flag.
“We will fight back any blasphemy against our religion and our blessed prophet. down the Jewish, down the anti-Muslim criminals.” one of the demonstrators was chanting.
Al-Shabab senior officials participated the protest as armed fighters of them were seen in the demonstration field.
Similar demonstration was also held in Mogadishu, Somalia capital after the Friday prayers where hundreds of women and school children gathered at KM4 junction of Mogadishu to show their over an American film that was deemed an insult to Prophet Mohammed [Bless and Peace be upon him].
“The U.S officials must condemn the film which is produced in its country by anti-Muslim Jewish man” Abukar Abdi, a demonstrator in Mogadishu told RBC Radio.
The demonstrations came just as a new wave of protests and assaults against U.S. diplomatic missions erupted in the Muslim world.