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The Lake Chad Region's Crime-Terror Nexus
Boko Haram’s reemergence and subsequent resilience can be attributed in large part to the Lake Chad region’s illicit economy and proliferation of…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: N'djamena (Chad), Uptick in Crime
U.S. Embassy N’Djamena wishes to inform U.S. citizens of an uptick in armed robberies and petty crime in N’Djamena. The Embassy has received…

Message for U.S. Citizens: N'djamena (Chad), Consular Closure During Embassy Move
The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section are moving! Starting June 5, 2017 – June 12, 2017 the…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: N’Djamena (Chad), Kidnapping of French National in…
U.S. Embassy N’Djamena wishes to inform U.S. citizens of the ongoing search of a French citizen who was kidnapped by armed assailants in Eastern…