Hundreds of anti-Islam protesters - some armed and in full military garb - attended a "freedom of speech" demonstration outside a mosque in Arizona on Friday, organised in response to a terror attack last month.

The protest was at the Islamic Community Centre of Phoenix, where the two gunmen behind the attack on an exhibit of cartoons featuring the Prophet Mohammed in Dallas, Texas, had worshipped. The gunmen were shot dead by police without killing anyone.

Friday's protest was organised by an Iraq war veteran who posted photos of himself online wearing a T-shirt with the slogan "F--k Islam" on it, and also featured images of the Prophet Mohammed.

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