Near East

The Middle East’s New Overwater Aviation Security Issues
On May 16, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued an Advisory Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) for overwater airspace above the Persian Gulf…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Demonstration Alert: Algiers (Algeria), Peaceful Demonstrations Continue
Peaceful demonstrations are expected to continue to take place throughout the country in the coming weeks.

Security Alert: Cairo (Egypt), Attack on Tourist Bus Near Giza Pyramids
We are aware of a reported attack on a tourist bus in the museum complex near the Pyramids in the Giza area, resulting in injuries. We are not aware…

Demonstration Alert: Algiers (Algeria), Demonstrations Continue Throughout Country
Demonstrations continue to take place throughout the country. U.S. government personnel are encouraged to limit non-essential movements during and…