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OSAC Threat Assessment: FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup
The FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup championships will take place from July 1-9 in the Nasr City area of Cairo, Egypt. Egypt has not publicized its…

OSAC Threat Assessment: Egypt Petroleum Show
The Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS) will take place from February 14-16 at the Cairo International Convention Center (CICC). The event is hosted by…

Church Attack Marks Expanding Risk in Egypt
On December 23, the U.S. Department of State issued a Travel Warning for Egypt, warning U.S. citizens of threats from terrorist groups throughout…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Cairo (Egypt), Terrorists Targeting Christian…
Terrorists have attacked targets associated with the Christian community in Egypt. Incidents have occurred in both urban and isolated settings. …

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Cairo (Egypt), Potential Threat
The Embassy is aware of a potential threat posted on a website by the Hassm Group, a known terrorist organization, suggesting some kind of…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Cairo (Egypt), Avoid Identifiable Places of Worship…
In light of recent terrorist attacks targeting religious institutions in Alexandria and Tanta (a city about 50 miles north of Cairo) and the…