U.S. Embassy In Senegal Warns Of Bomb Threat To Dakar

"Al-Qaeda is on it's heels"~Bronco Bama

DAKAR (Reuters) - The U.S. Embassy in Senegal said on Friday it had received information of a bomb threat to the capital Dakar.

In a text message to U.S. citizens, the embassy advised its nationals to stay away from the city centre until further notice but did not give any further details.

A Senegalese security source confirmed the threat and said the authorities had taken "necessary measures".[More...]

Meanwhile, in other West Africa news: 100 US Military Personnel Deployed To Niger

h/t @BlogsofWar

Posted by: Stable Hand at 12:39 PM


1 All these troops are instant targets for the crazies. I hope they have some serious protection.

Posted by: Mark at February 22, 2013 03:27 PM

2 Yes, they do. Drones that only have shoot orders from Dear Leader.

Ring, Ring... I'm sorry, the cell phone owner is only on the front 9. We will return your message after we finish up the 19th. hole and a meal. Have a Good Day.

Posted by: Kafiroon at February 22, 2013 04:24 PM

3 K, that would be funny if it were not so true.

Posted by: Mark at February 22, 2013 04:38 PM

4 Yeah, I know. Disgusting isn't it? That was so easy to write or some other version of the same thing. Note that now they say he was not available at all after the initial reports from Benghazi.

Posted by: Kafiroon at February 22, 2013 09:31 PM

5 US Embassy in Senegal. It's very important that U.S. taxpayers support an embassy in Senegal. How could we exist without it?

Posted by: Dbll at February 23, 2013 06:48 PM

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