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AQIM Merger in Mali Poses Threat to Sahel Region
The vast desert area of the Sahel region has long been considered a hotbed for militancy, with an active presence of various extremist groups. In…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Planned Demonstrations in Bamako on August 16 and 18
The U.S. Embassy has learned that demonstrations are scheduled to take place in Bamako this week. Malian authorities and newspapers report the…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Bamako (Mali), Planned Demonstrations on July 25
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration is planned to take place in Bamako on Tuesday, July 25, beginning at 11:00 at Bourse du…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Bamako (Mali), Ongoing Threat of Attacks in Bamako…
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a continued threat of attacks against Western diplomatic missions, places of worship, and other locations…