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Saudi Arabia Security Benchmarking
Over the past year, security in Saudi Arabia has been of increasing concern for OSAC constituents. This survey is designed to benchmark the security…

Saudi Arabia's Evolving Terrorism Threat
In early January 2015, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) conducted a gun and suicide bombing attack on Saudi border guards along the…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), Recent Suicide Bombing in…
As reported in the media, on May 22 a suicide bomber attacked a Shi’ite-affiliated mosque in Al Qadeeh in the Qatif Governorate, reportedly killing…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), Najran Houthi Attack
This is a security reminder after ongoing attacks on Najran by Houthi forces at the southern border with Yemen starting on Tuesday, May 5 and…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), Possible Attacks on Malls and…
The Saudi Interior Ministry spokesman Major General Mansour al-Turki said in a statement today that Saudi security forces would be taking…