We have already stated that this was done unintentionally....why does Obama now feel we have to formally apologize?.....Would we get a formal apology letter from them if they unintentionally discarded/burnt some Bibles???? This just again shows how weak Obama is....
Obama sends letter of apology to Karzai over Koran burning
Published February 23, 2012 | Associated Press
The Afghan president's office says it has received a letter from President Obama formally apologizing for the burning of Korans at a U.S. military base in Afghanistan.
The statement from President Hamid Karzai's office says the U.S. ambassador delivered the letter on Thursday.
In the letter, which is quoted in the statement, Obama expresses his "deep regret for the reported incident" and offers his "sincere apologies."
According to the statement, Obama wrote: "The error was inadvertent; I assure you that we will take the appropriate steps to avoid any recurrence, to include holding accountable those responsible."