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The Critical Battle for Hodeidah
Yemen has been in a state of war since 2014, when a small minority from the north of the country—the Houthis, allied with former president Ali…

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…

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Outbreaks of Diphtheria
Although it is a preventable disease and is quite uncommon in most of the Western world, outbreaks of diphtheria are being reported in Bangladesh,…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Weather Alert: Muscat (Oman), Possible Heavy Cyclone Rains and Wind
Tropical Cyclone Luban continues to strengthen as it moves westward toward the coastal areas of Dhofar governorate and Yemen.