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Attacks on Ride-sharing Companies in South Africa
Since their introduction into South Africa over the last several years, Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) such as Uber and Taxify have been met…

Xenophobia and Insecurity in South Africa
A wave of anti-immigrant violence characterized by assaults, looting, and the burning of property in lower-income communities has swept through South…

Johannesburg Airport Crime
While serious incidents of criminality such as armed muggings or robberies sporadically occur in and around isolated public areas such as beaches and…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Johannesburg (South Africa), Planned Protest on…
The U.S. Mission has learned that a protest march by the Palestine Solidarity Alliance is scheduled for Thursday, December 14 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Pretoria (South Africa), Taxi March on November 8
Tshwane Metro Police announced that the National Taxi Alliances have a permit approved for 10,000 people to march on Wednesday, November 08, 2017.

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Pretoria (South Africa), University Campus Protests
The U.S. Mission to South Africa advises U.S. citizens to continue to monitor carefully the situation on university campuses. Over the last several…