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  8/8/2013, Elul 2, 5773

Dutch FM: Our Yemen Embassy Was a Terror Target

Dutch Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans said on Wednesday that the Netherlands has extended the closure of its embassy in Yemen because its mission was a potential target of a terror attack.

In a statement, Timmermans indicated that the decision was based on information from various intelligence agencies that several Western countries, including the Netherlands, were potential targets of a planned terror attack.