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Yemeni soldiers search a car at a checkpoint on a street leading to the US embassy compound in Sanaa on August 4, 2013. Security measures were particularly strict in the Yemeni capital after Washington held urgent talks on an Al-Qaeda threat that prompted two dozen embassies and consulates to temporarily halt their services in many capitals in the region. AFP PHOTO/ MOHAMMED HUWAIS (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Americans Urged To Take Travel Precautions As Some U.S. Embassies Close

Patrols have been stepped up, roads have been closed and extra blast walls put up near 22 U.S. diplomatic missions following warnings of a possible al-Qaida attack.

08/04/2013

Source: CSB4

Worldwide Travel Alert Not Worrying Weekend Travelers

The United States State Department issued a rare worldwide travel alert to U.S. citizen about a potential terrorist attack, “particularly in the Middle East and North Africa.”

CBS4–08/03/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Local Egyptian Christians Pray For Peace

The 5 p.m. service at St. John The Baptist Coptic Orthodox Church in Miramar offered prayers Sunday night for the people back home in Egypt.

CBS4–01/30/2011

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