18 US Embassies Reopen Following Terror Threat

One US embassy in Yemen still closed where threat alert remains high.
3:00 | 08/11/13

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Adapted and al-Qaeda threat that shut down nearly two dozen US embassies around the world. All would one have now reopened in Yemen with a threat originated the doors remain locked tonight and ABC's -- Lila is in Cairo deceiving force Mohammed. Good evening David -- several of the embassies that were closed a week ago have now reopened. And that includes the massive sprawling American embassy here in Cairo which still say it's very heavily fortified. Right in the heart of the city. Within the next few days eighteen out of the nineteen embassies and consulates will be fully operational. The one hold out of course is in Yemen where the threat alert remains high. Just in the last two weeks alone there have been nine US drone strikes there killing -- suspected 38 militants proof that the American government is taking this threat. Very seriously. Now these three -- come on the heels of President Obama announcing that -- Al qaeda's core remains decimated. Its affiliate groups are still effective enough to target and a threatened United States.

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