Last Sunday, the U.S. announced it would keep 15 embassies and consulates closing in the coming weeks, and would shut down another 4 embassies in Africa. Since the issue of global travel alert from the State Department last Friday, 21 diplomatic missions has been closed because of the potential al-Qaeda terrorist plot.
A custom Google Map has been created for displaying locations of 19 embassies and consulates are going to close this week, and you can click on the pins for details:
Some sayings that the locations of closed embassies reveal possible clues for targeted attack locations. The Washington Post has also created a Heat Map for showcasing the relationship between population distribution of Muslim and locations of closed embassies.
How do you think? Do you think the locations of closed embassies related to “Muslim World”? Do you think it can hint you the targeted locations?