Near East > Saudi Arabia

Ballistic Missile Threat in Saudi Arabia
Dating to at least 2015, Saudi Arabia received multiple cross-border ballistic missile attacks attributed to Houthi rebels in Yemen. The impacted…

Hajj 2017: A Safety & Security Guide
The Hajj is an annual Islamic pilgrimage the city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia. Completing the Hajj is a mandatory religious duty for Muslims, to be…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Alert: Riyadh (Saudi Arabia ), Missile Intercepted over Riyadh
Media report that Saudi authorities intercepted a missile over Riyadh. Monitor local news and review safety procedures in case of missile strikes.

Security Alert: Saudi Arabia, Military action taken by US, France, UK in Syria
There may be reaction in the region in response to military action taken by the United States, France, and the United Kingdom in Syria.

Security Alert: Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), Missiles Over Riyadh
Saudi authorities announced that their air defense forces intercepted an unknown number of missiles over Riyadh. Monitor local news and review…