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Houthi Takeover Deepens Uncertainty in Yemen
On February 11, the U.S. Department of State announced that operations at U.S. Embassy Sanaa were suspended and American staff at the Embassy was…

Houthi Pressures Mount in Sanaa
From September 19-21, tensions between Houthi rebels and government forces reached a new height as fighting erupted across several neighborhoods in…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Sanaa (Yemen), Tropical Cyclone Chapala
Based on information from the Joint Typhoon Warning Center and local media, we advise U.S. citizens that Tropical Cyclone Chapala is heading towards…

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…

Message for U.S. Citizens: Sanaa (Yemen), No plans for USG-sponsored evacuation for U.S.…
On February 11, 2015, due to the deteriorating security situation in Sana’a, the Department of State suspended embassy operations and U.S. Embassy…