South Central Asia

Leptospirosis Outbreak in Mumbai
In Mumbai, India, 10 people tested positive for Leptospirosis between July 20 and 27; all 10 patients are recovering. However, these cases were…

July 16 Kyrgyzstan Counterterrorism Operation
On July 16, Kyrgyzstan’s security forces killed four alleged terrorists and detained five others in an operation that reportedly targeted an…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Message for U.S. Citizens: Dhaka (Bangladesh), Tropical Cyclone - Komen
American citizens residing in or traveling to coastal Bangladesh are alerted that tropical cyclone ‘Komen’ is likely to hit afternoon today, July 30,…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Security Update
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul continues to receive reports of militants planning unspecified attacks in Kabul and elsewhere in Afghanistan against…

Message for U.S. Citizens: Dhaka (Bangladesh), U.S. Citizen Service Hours in Sylhet
American Citizen Services (ACS) is planning a trip to Sylhet to provide various consular services. Please see below for detailed schedule.