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U.S. extends closure of some
embassies through August 10

Reuters, by Tabassum Zakaria

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 8/4/2013 5:32:52 PM

WASHINGTON - The United States extended the closures of some embassies and consulates in the Middle East - which had been closed Sunday due to an al Qaeda threat - through August 10 due to caution but not the emergence of any new threat, the State Department said. Other U.S. diplomatic posts, including in Kabul, Baghdad and Algiers, that had been closed on Sunday, will reopen on Monday, the State Department said. Posts in Abu Dhabi, Amman, Cairo, Riyadh, Dhahran, Jeddah, Doha, Dubai, Kuwait, Manama, Muscat, Sanaa, Tripoli, Antanarivo, Bujumbura, Djibouti, Khartoum, Kigali, and Port Louis will be closed through Saturday.

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Sign on Embassy: ´´Closed for terror attack. Will re-open 8AM on the 11th. Please call again´´

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: nonsense, 8/4/2013 5:42:01 PM     (No. 9458301)

Closed until the Grifters leave on vacation. Interesting timing.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Tusker, 8/4/2013 6:33:49 PM     (No. 9458386)

Bow-Boy´s Islamic jihad resumes August 10th.



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Reply 3 - Posted by: JediJerry, 8/4/2013 6:36:14 PM     (No. 9458394)

Al Qaeda has now rescheduled their massive attack on all targeted US Embassies until Sunday August 11 while Obama is playing golf.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 8/4/2013 6:51:47 PM     (No. 9458415)

Better shut them all permanently because Obama´s Arab Spring has turned into an Islamic nightmare. Which is exactly as many of us expected. You don´t apologize to enemies or make excuses for past so-called imaginary transgressions.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: nigella, 8/4/2013 7:02:42 PM     (No. 9458422)

Wag the dog?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: trackman999, 8/4/2013 7:11:22 PM     (No. 9458428)

obama and retinue are scheduled to leave for their Martha´s Vinyard vacation on August 8th.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero, 8/4/2013 7:51:55 PM     (No. 9458453)

What are the embassies doing that is so Critical to our country? What does closing them down for a week or a month for that matter, really impact?

And why aren´t we promising reprisals for any acts of terror by the Muslim world with bombings of pig blood, internal organs and excrement over whole towns and known strongholds of al-Qaeda units. Drench them in that which frightens them most, omit any chance of paradise or martyrdom? Kill the spirit and send a message to the entire terrorist world.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bob913, 8/4/2013 8:35:17 PM     (No. 9458489)

Did the terrorists say they will stop terrorizing by August 10 ???

Something else is going on and I suspect it is just an attempt to divert attention away from all the many obama scandals including the supply of weapons to the terrorists that he supports.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ladychatalie, 8/4/2013 8:35:28 PM     (No. 9458491)

Taxpayers don´t have to pay them if they´re not working. Bring them all home and let them find jobs outside the federal government.

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