Large fire burning at the US Embassy in Tunis

A large fire can be seen burning from the US embassy compound in the Tunisian capital of Tunis after protesters fought their way onto the site.

Police fired teargas at hundreds of demonstrators but could not prevent some from scaling the walls and smashing windows and lighting trees at the compound.

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No bail for 'anti-Islam filmmaker'

A California man linked to an anti-Islam film that stoked violent protests across the Muslim world has been held without bond at his bail hearing in Los Angeles for violating the terms of his probation.