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International Non-Military Measures against ISIL
Military developments in Syria such as the recent Russian military intervention continue to generate widespread international attention as the Syrian…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Baghdad (Iraq), Travel Warning Reminder
The U.S. Embassy in Iraq, noting the upcoming holidays in Iraq, to include Eid al-Adha, Islamic New Year, and Ashura, reminds all U.S. citizens of…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Baghdad (Iraq), Planning for Possible Collapse of the…
The disruption of maintenance operations in 2014 increased the risk of the Mosul Dam collapsing. The Government of Iraq (GOI) is preparing to…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Baghdad (Iraq), Changes to Baghdad International Zone
Beginning October 1, passenger cars will be allowed to transit the International Zone (IZ) in Baghdad.