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AQIM Threat to Western Companies
In early May, al-Qa’ida in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) issued a threat against Western companies operating anywhere from “Libya to Mauritania,”…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Alert: Nouakchott (Mauritania), Parliamentary, Regional, and Local Elections on…
• Event: Mauritanian parliamentary, regional, and local elections are set for September 1, 2018, and polls are scheduled to be open from 7:00 am to…

Demonstration Alert: Nouakchott (Mauritania), Demonstrations Around U.S. Embassy in…
The upcoming relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel on May 14, 2018 may spark protests, some of which have the potential to become violent.

Security Alert: Nouakchott (Mauritania), Extremist Threat Around U.S. Embassy in Israel…
Extremists may use the upcoming relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to target U.S. citizens. Terrorists may employ of variety of tactics. They…