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OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Kyasanur Forest Disease in India
Since January 2016, 332 confirmed human cases and at least 19 deaths from Kyasanur Forest disease (KFD) – also called monkey fever – have been…

AQIS & ISIS Release Messages Targeting India
In the span of a few weeks, both al-Qa’ida in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) and the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) released digital media…

Annual Briefing 2017: Female Personnel & Traveler Security in India
This report was produced as part of OSAC's Annual Briefing Series. India is a vibrant hub for business, development, and study abroad programs…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Demonstration Alert: Chennai (India), Demonstrations in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala…
Location: Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, India; state-wide Event: On February 16, 2018, the Supreme Court will deliver a final verdict on appeals…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Chennai (India), Protests on December 22
The recent announcement that the United States recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and plans to relocate the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Chennai (India), Flooding in Chennai November 3, 2017
Local media report significant flooding of the main roads throughout Chennai, with some media predicting moderate to heavy rains to continue through…