US embassy in South Africa issues 'terrorist threat' warning

JOHANNESBURGSouth Africa – The United States embassy in South Africa warned Tuesday, September 8, of a "terrorist threat" to US interests in the country, and advised its citizens to be on heightened alert against attack.

"Extremists may be targeting US interests in South Africa, to possibly include US Government facilities and other facilities identifiable with US business interests," the embassy statement said. –