East Asia & Pacific

The Death of Indonesia's "Most Wanted Terrorist"
On July 18, 2016, Abu Wardah (aka Santoso), an individual widely considered to be Indonesia’s most wanted terrorist, was killed in a clash with…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Reminder of Security Practices in Indonesia
In view of recent worldwide security incidents, the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta reminds U.S. citizens of the need for caution and awareness of personal…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Auckland (New Zealand), Demonstration 24 August 2016
The Ethiopian and New Zealand Youth organization has planned a demonstration in front of the U.S. Consulate General in Auckland from 11:00 a.m. to…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Sapporo (Japan), Tropical Cyclone Mindulle
The U.S. Consulate General in Sapporo cautions U.S. citizens that Typhoon MINDULLE is expected to make landfall near Kanagawa Prefecture at…