Two NATO officers were shot dead in the interior ministry building in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. The shooting is thought to be related to Afghan anger over the Koran-burning incident, and the two victims were Americans.
In other fallout from the Koran-burning incident in Afghanistan, an angry mob of Muslims desecrated Allied WWII graves in a military cemetery in Benghazi, Libya.
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