South Central Asia

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Dengue
The island nation of Sri Lanka has called on aid organizations to help with an “unprecedented” outbreak of dengue fever that has killed nearly 300…

Resources for Female Travelers & Personnel - New Delhi (India) Consular District
Produced as a part of the 2017 OSAC Annual Briefing presentation, “Female Personnel & Traveler Security in India,” the attached PDF is a tri-fold…

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Outbreaks of Diphtheria
Although it is a preventable disease and is quite uncommon in most of the Western world, outbreaks of diphtheria are being reported in Bangladesh,…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Dhaka (Bangladesh), March 24, 2019
Event: The U.S. Embassy is looking into reports about the need for heightened vigilance in Dhaka. We are not aware of any specific threats.

Security Alert: Islamabad (Pakistan), Demonstration and Clashes Reported at the NADRA…
Location: Islamabad, Pakistan Event: On March 20, 2019, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) summoned leaders of the Pakistan People’s Party…

Security Alert: Dushanbe (Tajikistan),
The U.S. Embassy in Dushanbe advises all Americans in Tajikistan to be especially vigilant during the upcoming Navruz holiday. Islamic State of Iraq…