Africa

Crime in South Sudan: Juba Country Council Crime Survey (Benchmarking Results)
Over the past year, security in South Sudan has been of increasing concern for OSAC constituents. This survey benchmarked the security concerns and…

Uncertainty and Unrest in Burundi
Sporadic gunfire and explosions were reported in various part of Bujumbura one day after army Major General Godefroid Niyombare announced on private…

At Zero: Liberia is Ebola Free
Liberia has been declared Ebola-free free by the World Health Organization after more than 10,000 cases of the virus claimed the lives of 4,765…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Juba (South Sudan), Increasing Violence in South Sudan
This is to notify U.S. citizens that the U.S. Embassy has received reports of increasing violence in Western Equatoria state, in addition to ongoing…

Message for U.S. Citizens: Abuja (Nigeria), Countrywide Fuel Shortage
The U.S. Embassy and Consulate General inform all U.S. citizens that Nigeria is currently experiencing a fuel shortage which may affect air and land…