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Cyber Caliphate’s Unprecedented Media Hack
On April 8, the hacker group “Cyber Caliphate” claimed responsibility for blacking out broadcasts and defacing the website and social media pages of…

Al-Shabaab Shopping Mall Threat
On February 21, the Somalia-based Islamic extremist group al-Shabaab released a documentary-style video through its Twitter account titled The…

Attack on Paris Media Outlet
Just before noon on January 7, masked gunmen armed with Kalashnikov rifles opened fire inside the Paris office of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical French…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Paris (France), Demonstration Notice
The Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there will be protest on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 in support of Mumia Abu-Jamal. The event will begin at…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Paris (France), Large Demonstration in Paris on…
The Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there will be a silent march in Paris on Sunday, January 11 in solidarity against this week’s terrorist…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Paris (France), Hostage Situations in Paris Region
The U.S. Embassy in Paris is aware of reports of two hostage situations in the Paris region, including one near Charles De Gaulle (CDG) airport and…