US embassy in Ankara, limits its services, claiming security threats

The U.S. Embassy in Ankara will scale back its services on Monday and Tuesday due to a possible security threat, an embassy official told Reuters.

Last week, the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul had cancelled consular services for a day, citing information about a possible security threat.

The official did not give any details on the nature of the possible threat.

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