Interactive Timeline of Clashes in the Middle East

It started in July, when a video called ‘The Innocence of Muslims’ was posted on YouTube. From the first murmurs of clashes in Cairo to Mitt Romney’s condemnation of the White House’s response, see how this week’s tragic events in the Middle East unfolded. By Andrew Carter.

09.13.12 11:15 PM ET

Note: Times are listed in Eastern Standard.