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Al-Hijra: An Indigenous Threat in Kenya
Al-Hijra is a violent Kenyan Islamic extremist group with ties to al-Shaba’ab that has emerged on the security landscape of East Africa. Open-source…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), Easter Holiday Crime…
The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens in Tanzania to maintain a high level of vigilance during the Easter Holiday, as criminal incidents often spike…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), Remain Vigilant of…
This morning at approximately 0630 hours a member of our Local Guard Force located a suspicious backpack on the outer perimeter of the U.S. Embassy…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), Series of Small Explosions…
The U.S. Embassy received reports this afternoon that a small explosion took place at 2:30 p.m. outside the Anglican Church of Christ Cathedral in…