South Central Asia

ISIL Claims Attack against Restaurant in Dhaka’s Diplomatic Enclave
On Friday, July 1, at approximately 8:45pm, armed assailants launched an assault on the Holey Artisan Bakery restaurant in Gulshan-2 area of the…

OSAC Benchmarking: Pakistan Accommodation Protocols
The U.S. Embassy in Islamabad released a Security Message on April 27 alerting U.S. citizens to threat reporting regarding possible terrorist attacks…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Large Scale Protests in Kabul on…
The U.S. Embassy has received information that on July 23, there may be large scale protests in various parts of Kabul, Afghanistan along major city…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Almaty (Kazakhstan),
The U.S. Consulate General in Almaty, Kazakhstan has been informed of an armed attack against the Almaly District police station.

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Dhaka (Bangladesh), Violent Incident in Kishoregonj…
The U.S. Embassy would like to alert U.S. citizens to an ongoing violent incident in Kishoregonj District. Please avoid the area and exercise…