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Rio 2016: Violence seeps back into city's favelas
BBC
The spectre of an Olympic Games plagued by the Zika virus may be…

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Olympics media village built on 'sacred' mass grave of African slaves
The Guardian
Journalists covering the Olympic Games may find themselves…

Brazil not underestimating terror threat, says minister
Reuters
Brazil's sports minister said on Wednesday the Olympic host…

Brazil Olympics: Ten arrested for 'plotting 'terror'
BBC
Brazilian police have arrested 10 members of a group alleged to…

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MAJOR EVENTS Reports

2016 World Youth Day Threat Assessment
The 2016 World Youth Day (WYD) will be held in and around…

Rio 2016 Olympics Daily Report Distribution List
The 2016 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games will take place in…

Farnborough International Airshow 2016 Threat Assessment
The Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) will take place at…

OSAC Rio 2016 Olympics Assessment
The 2016 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games will take place in…

NATO Summit Threat Assessment
The 27th NATO Summit will take place in Warsaw, Poland on July…

Major Events Spotlight: Rio 2016 Summer Olympics (May 2016)
With less than 80 days until the 2016 Summer Olympics opening…

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MAJOR EVENTS Consular Affairs Bulletin

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Prague (Czech Republic), Soccer Match July 26
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that a soccer match between Sparta Praha and Steaua Bukurest will take place Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 8:00…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Amsterdam (Netherlands), 100th Nijmegen Vierdaagse…
The 100th Nijmegen Vierdaagse walking event will take place in Nijmegen and surrounding areas between July 17 and 22, 2016. Given recent terrorist…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Amsterdam (The Netherlands), European Athletics…
The U.S. Consulate Amsterdam would like to inform the public that Amsterdam will be host to a grand sporting event as Europe’s very best track and…