Koran-burning protests sweep Afghanistan
The American pastor who is threatening to burn the Koran tomorrow on the anniversary of 9/11 now says he will not go ahead with the protest if plans to build an Islamic centre near Ground Zero are changed.
There has been widespread international condemnation since Terry Jones, the leader of a small church in Florida, announced his plans.
Thousands of people have been on the streets in Afghanistan protesting at what they say is an insult to Islam.
Frank Gardner reports.
10 Sep 2010
- From the section South Asia