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‘Terrorists getting funds through foreign embassies’

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 16:25

There are reports of terrorist fundings through foreign embassies and foreign intelligence agencies of neighbouring countries.

US embassies in 4 African countries also closed

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 09:10

The US State Department closed its embassies in four sub-Saharan African nations as part of a heightened security alert, days before 15th anniversary of al Qaeda`s bombings of American diplomatic missions in Kenya and Tanzania.

Norway closes embassies in Saudi Arabia, Jordan to public

Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013, 22:24

Norway has closed its embassies in Saudi Arabia and Jordan to the public due to threats of attacks by al Qaeda, the foreign ministry said on Monday.

US embassy closures extended over `serious` al Qaeda threat

Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013, 08:43

The United States initially closed 21 US diplomatic posts for the day on Sunday. Some of those will reopen on Monday, including Kabul, Baghdad and Algiers.

Did Obama govt disclose `too much info` on al Qaeda threat?

Last Updated: Sunday, August 04, 2013, 16:46

While warning about possible al Qaeda attacks against American citizens living abroad, US officials may have provided too many details.

US to close embassies on Sunday over security fears

Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 09:17

The United States said it would close an unspecified number of embassies around the world on Sunday over security concerns.

French embassies face closure over Prophet`s cartoon

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 19, 2012, 22:19

Paris announced it will close embassies, consulates and schools in 20 Muslim countries starting Friday, the French newspaper reported.

EU asks Muslim governments to protect embassies

Last Updated: Sunday, September 16, 2012, 00:57

Riots erupted across the Muslim world this week in response to a US anti-Islam video, "Innocence of Muslims".

Anti-Islam film: 5 killed as US embassies in Sudan targetted

Last Updated: Friday, September 14, 2012, 22:08

Witnesses said nearly 10,000 protesters, headed towards the US embassy, which was already guarded by Sudanese troops and policemen.

Pak: Western embassies receive poison parcels

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 16, 2012, 23:59

Police in Islamabad said several Western embassies had received parcels containing a mysterious poisonous powder and a warning against the reopening of NATO supply routes to Afghanistan that were closed nearly six months ago.

Sri Lanka to shut some embassies in Europe

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 14:22

The Sri Lankan government has decided to shut down some of its embassies in Europe, the external affairs ministry said Tuesday.

Protesters attack 5 Syrian embassies

Last Updated: Saturday, February 04, 2012, 21:35

Demonstrators have stormed five Syrian embassies in Europe and the Middle East after Syrian forces.