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US Embassies Closed

MAP: Where Did The U.S. Close Its Embassies?

The Huffington Post | Carlo Davis | Posted 08.06.2013 | World

On Sunday, the U.S. announced it would keep 15 of its embassies and consulates around the world closed for the coming week and will shut down an addit...

U.S. Embassies In 4 African Countries Also Closed

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 10.05.2013 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — The U.S. State Department closed its embassies in four sub-Saharan African nations as part of a heightened security alert, days...

U.S. Extends Embassy Closures Amid Terror 'Chatter'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.05.2013 | World

The closings of U.S. embassies in the Middle East and Africa this weekend may be motivated in part by fears that al Qaeda could employ an "ingenious" ...

U.S. To Close Embassies Sunday Over Security Fears

Reuters | | Posted 10.01.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, Aug 1 (Reuters) - U.S. embassies that would normally be open this Sunday - including those in Abu Dhabi, Baghdad and Cairo - will be close...