Africa

Security Assessment of DR Congo’s Katanga Region
Political competition at both the local and national levels has likely contributed to the deterioration of security in the Katanga region, the…

Juba Country Council Survey Results: Post-Incident Organization Response
Following the outbreak of violence in Juba in July, OSAC conducted a benchmarking survey to assess actions taken by the members of the Juba Country…

September 19 Protests Likely in DRC
Major protests are a possibility in Kinshasa and elsewhere in the Democratic Republic of the Congo beginning Monday, September 19, as a result of…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kampala (Uganda), Increased Anti-U.S. Rhetoric
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of increased anti-U.S. rhetoric on social media in connection with an incident in California on September 27…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Antananarivo (Madagascar), Violent Highway Robberies
The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens to exercise caution when traveling through two designated areas due to violent highway robberies.

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Johannesburg (South Africa), Sandton Student…
The U.S. Consulate General in Johannesburg informs U.S. citizens that a scheduled Congress of South African Students (COSAS) protest is scheduled for…