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MichaelB: U.S. Embassy in Kathmandu, Nepal… 1 dead. The American Center in Calcutta, India… 5 dead and 15 injured. U.S. Embassy in Lima, Peru… 9 dead and 32 injured. U.S. Consulate in Karachi, Pakistan… 12 dead and 51 injured. The security supervisor for the U.S. embassy in Nepal was shot dead at his house in Kathmandu. In a series of attacks, suicide bombers blew themselves up in a truck loaded with explosives in a complex that housed staff working for U.S. defense firm Vinnell in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (The contractors worked out of the U.S. embassy.) At least eight Americans were killed in the incident. U.S. Embassy in Tashkent, Uzbekistan… 3 killed Jim Mollen, the U.S. Embassy’s senior consultant to the Iraqi Ministers of Education and Higher Education, was killed just outside the Green Zone in Baghdad. U.S. Consulate in Jedda, Saudi Arabia attacked, triggering a bloody four-hour siege that left 9 dead. U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad attacked... 2 killed 4 injured. U.S. embassy office in Basra, Iraq… 4 killed. U.S. Consulate in Karachi, Pakistan… 4 killed. U.S. Embassy in Damascus, Syria… 5 killed. Two Iraqi U.S. Embassy workers were killed when the wife went to deliver a ransom for her husband who had been kidnapped in Baghdad. One of the couple's bodyguards was killed in the failed ransoming. A bomb hidden on a north Beirut highway hit a U.S. Embassy vehicle, killing 3 and 2 injured. U.S. embassy Yemen… 2 dead including a school girl and 19 injured U.S. consulate in Istanbul, Turkey… 3 dead U.S. Embassy in Sanaa, Yemen… 11 dead and 6 injured U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan… 5 dead and 16 injured What do all these U.S. Embassy and Consulate attacks have in common? All happened during the Bush administration with no headlines, no media outrage, no congressional investigation, calls for the president or secretary or state to be instigated or jailed, no calls for the private email accounts used for government business by anyone in the administration. Yet the double standard for Hillary - one attack in the middle of a war has the RWNJ running around with their orange hair on fire.