Bomb Explodes Outside U.S. Embassy in Turkey


US ambassador to Turkey Francis J. Ricciardone and provincial... News PhotoAmbassador,Ankara,Asia,Conflict,Giving,Governor,Non-Urban Scene,Terrorism,US Embassy,USA,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPUS ambassador to Turkey Francis J. Ricciardone (C, L) and provincial governor Alaaddin Yuksel (C, R) give a press point on February 1, 2013 at the site of a blast outside the US Embassy in Ankara. A Turkish security guard was killed and several other people wounded in a suicide bombing at the entrance to the highly-fortified US embassy in Ankara on February 1, officials said. The force of the blast damaged nearby buildings in the upmarket Cankaya neighbourhood of the capital where many other state institutions and embassies are also located. AFP PHOTO / ADEM ALTAN (Photo credit should read ADEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images)