State Department evacuates almost all American diplomats from the U.S. consulate in Lahore after receiving ‘specific’ terror threat

The State Department has evacuated most of its diplomats from Lahore, Pakistan in response to terrorist threats against the U.S. consulate, according to senior officials.

‘We have picked up what we regard as a threat worthy of taking this action,’ a senior U.S. official told CNN

All diplomats were ordered to evacuate Thursday except for a few emergency personnel. The diplomats were reportedly moved to Islamabad.

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2387572/State-Department-evacuates-U-S-consulate-Pakistan-following-terror-threat.html#ixzz2bTpytX45 
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