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Oil in Libya: Industry Outlook
Libya maintains the largest oil reserves in Africa. Amidst serious internal conflict and instability, the country has been struggling to continue…

ISIL Outside Iraq & Syria: Sudan
Political violence in Sudan remains a top security concern as the ongoing, 13-year conflict in Darfur between government security forces and rebels…

The Liberation of Sirte: Outlook for ISIL in Libya
Libya’s United Nations (UN)-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) launched a campaign in May to liberate territory from the Islamic State of…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Executive Order on Visas
On June 26, 2017, the United States Supreme Court issued an order agreeing to hear the Administration’s appeals of the two adverse rulings by Federal…