South Central Asia

Health Considerations after the Nepal Earthquake
A 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on April 25, leaving nearly 8,000 people dead and well over 14,000 injured, and these numbers are expected to…

Nepal Earthquake and Implications for Evacuation
A 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on April 25, leaving over 6,200 people dead and countless injured. While many U.S. citizens are being housed at…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Threats Against American or…
As noted in our most recent travel advisory, the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan continues to receive information concerning threats to U.S. Government…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Kathmandu (Nepal), Additional Large Aftershock
Nepal experienced another significant earthquake at approximately 12:50 pm local time on May 12, following a 7.8 earthquake on April 25 and a large…