Attack on U.S. Embassy in Turkey: At least two dead

Friday, February 01 2013 @ 08:28 am UTC

The local media reports indicate that at least two people dead, that would be security guards of the embassy, ​​and "multiple wounds" and that there were "severe damage" , without specifying what structures affected.
Nearby streets were closed and the place was full of ambulances and security forces. Turkey is increasingly important in the geopolitics of the Middle East in recent months and became the basis for NATO to mark his territory in wrestling with the regime of Bashar Al Assad in Syria.

After some Syrian army shells exploded on the Turkish side of the border, Ankara asked NATO protection, which sent six batteries of Patriot missiles. The first one is already "installed and operational" since January.

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