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Brits urged to leave Benghazi

The Foreign Office today urged British nationals to leave Benghazi in Libya "in response to a specific, imminent threat to westerners".Germany and the Netherlands have warned their citizens to do the same.

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Report: Schools among potential targets in Benghazi

Schools are among the possible targets of an "imminent" threat to Westerners in the Libyan city of Benghazi, according to reports.

All Britons have been urged by the Government to leave the city after it became aware of the "specific and imminent threat."

European officials, who did not want to be named, said that schools, businesses and offices of non-governmental organisations were among the potential targets, according to the Associated Press.

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