The U.S. is deploying up to 275 military troops to Iraq to protect the U.S. Embassy and other American interests and is considering sending a contingent of special forces soldiers.
The U.S. Embassy in Guyana is telling Americans planning to fly home from the South American country on Caribbean Airlines in the next few days that they should make alternate plans.
The U.S. is pulling non-essential personnel from its embassy in Yemen and evacuating them out of the country following a threat by al-Qaida that's already temporarily shut down 19 American diplomatic posts.
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