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: Recife (Brazil), Security Policy Changes for U.S.…
In light of crime on public buses in Recife, the Consulate General in Recife is restricting Americans who work for the U.S. Mission to Brazil and…

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…