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U.S. alerts citizens of heightened security in Istanbul


PanARMENIAN.Net – A U.S. Consulate in Turkey has alerted its citizens of heightened security in an Istanbul neighborhood because of a possible terror threat, The Associated Press reports.

The statement released late Friday, June 16 said the Turkish security presence was increased in the central district of Mecidiyekoy and cited a specific street. It said the consulate didnā€™t have additional information on the specifics of the threat and asked American citizens to remain vigilant.

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