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By Peter Fabricius
All United States government facilities in South Africa, including diplomatic missions, have been closed today because of an undisclosed security threat.
US embassy spokeswoman Sharon Hudson-Dean confirmed the information. She said: "Based on information recently received by the Regional Security Office, all US Government facilities in South Africa will be closed on Tuesday, September 22, 2009. Our current assumption is that all US Government facilities will be open on Wednesday, September 23, 2009."
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