US embassy re-opens in DR Congo

The US embassy in the Democratic Republic of Congo capital has reopen after closing on 26 November following a terrorist threat.

The US Embassy in Kinshasa works closely with the government of the DRC to respond to a terrorist threat against government facilities. Americans in Kinshasa. The Embassy will be reopened to the public on Tuesday, Dec 4, the embassy tweeted:

The threat from a militant group with links with Islamic State led to the closure,

The embassy's website said all consular services on Tuesday will be by appointment only.

US citizens have been asked to keep a low profile.

Source: Voice of Nigeria