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US Embassy in Sarajevo Attacked by Gunman

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Islamist Gunman Toting AK-47 in Bosnian Capital

Details are sketchy at this time, but BusinessInsider is reporting that the US Embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia, has come under attack by a lone gunman. BBC is reporting that the gunman was an Islamist. According to BBC:

“The person who fired an automatic weapon was wounded and arrested during the police operation,” police spokesman Irfan Nefic told BHT television.

Business Insider’s report includes video.  The shooter’s name is Mevlid Jasarevic according to Yahoo News, although there are no details about any other injuries at this time.  Drudge is carrying all the stories as they become available.