Western Hemisphere > Brazil

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Oropouche virus
Researchers are concerned that an emerging zoonotic virus,Oropouche fever, may be the next outbreak in Brazil’s cities and potentially throughout…

Escalating Violence in Rio de Janeiro: Numbers and Context
OSAC constituents have raised concerns, to include personal and residential security, over the potential impact from the deteriorating security…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Demonstrations in Centro
The U.S. Consulate General Rio de Janeiro has been advised of protests currently ongoing today, October 3rd, 2017 at the Petrobras building on…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Zuzu Angel and Mascarenhas…
Zuzu Angel and Mascarenhas Tunnels are currently shut down due to police operations. U.S. Consulate General Rio de Janeiro has advised its personnel…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Sao Paulo (Brazil), Increased Criminal Activity in…
There have been several recent criminal incidents in the Sao Paulo neighborhood of Santo Amaro, particularly on Rua Belterra between the hours of…