At 5:54 am ET Sunday morning, 1054 GMT, CNN International was airing
over CNN proper in the US. At that time, a reporter named Anthony Mills reported
that the United Nations knew in advance the Muslim cartoon riots were coming
to Beirut. This after he said he wasn't sure whether the Danes had bothered
with extra security for their embassy, which by the time of the report had been
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Here were his exact remarks.:
ANTHONY MILLS, CNN INTERNATIONAL: My understanding is,
as well, that UN sources were reporting this morning that this was going to
be a chaotic day, if you will... Or, certainly they were reporting --they
were suggesting -- their workers shouldn't go to work today.
So, indications in advance, I think, probably that something was going to
happen here, that some form or sort of violent protest might erupt.
It is obvious these riots are planned in advance by handlers seeking a "clash
of civilizations," between the secular/Christian West and the Islamic world
-- these riots are not spontaneous events. Many media have been asking
the sensible question, where does one suddenly get thousands of Denmark's flags
in Lebanon? It is quote curious.
One Lebanese official told
AP to look outside Lebanon for the answer:
"This is an organized attempt to take advantage of Muslim anger
for purposes that do not serve the interests of Muslims and Lebanon, but those
of others beyond the border," Lebanese Social Affairs Minister Nayla
Mouawad, a Christian, said Sunday after riots in Beirut.
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