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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), Safety Overview
The U.S. Embassy reminds U.S. citizens to review their personal security habits periodically in light of a number of recent incidents involving…

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…