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State Department Shuts
Down Embassy in Central
African Republic

ABC News Radio, by Staff

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/28/2013 2:02:02 PM

(WASHINGTON) -- The State Department announced on Thursday it temporarily closed the U.S. Embassy in the capital of Bangui, in the Central African Republic. According to a statement by State Department Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell, "The U.S. Embassy in Bangui temporarily suspended its operations on December 28 as a result of the present security situation in the Central African Republic (CAR). We have not suspended diplomatic relations with the Central African Republic." Ambassador Wohlers and all staff have left the country, and the State Department is warning American citizens not to travel

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While 0bama and Hillary coo at each other and twist their arms patting themselves on the back the world is on fire. How´s that Arab Spring working out for ya?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kctiger, 1/28/2013 3:12:15 PM     (No. 9144690)

Hmmm; Guess there are no gun running operations to do in this part of the world?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: hershey, 1/28/2013 6:48:56 PM     (No. 9145091)

Hah, you can bet you last 50 rounds of ammo they won´t close down the Kenyan embassy....
but then it´s probably just a mud hut...

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