Near East > Egypt

Upcoming Elections in the Middle East & North Africa
Presidential and parliamentary elections often result in policy changes or political shifts. These developments can often lead to civil unrest, which…

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…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Alert: Cairo (Egypt), Elections
Egypt will hold Presidential elections March 26-28, 2018. American citizens in Egypt are reminded to monitor the news and exercise increased caution.…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Cairo (Egypt), Two Terrorist Attacks in Helwan
The U.S. Embassy is currently tracking two terrorist attacks that have occurred south of Maadi in the city of Helwan. The Embassy reminds all U.S.…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Cairo (Egypt), Demonstrations on December 8 in…
The U.S. Mission to Egypt is aware that several groups are calling for protests in Alexandria on December 8, 2017. Demonstrations have the potential…