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FARC Steps-Up Attacks against Critical Infrastructure
Following the reversal of a self-imposed unilateral ceasefire with the Colombian government on May 22, Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)…

2015 Latin America Transportation Security Survey: Results
OSAC constituents frequently inquire about benchmarking their organization’s executive protection/transportation security protocols with other U.S.…

Ebola Concerns Overshadow Chikungunya Epidemic in Americas
The responses of many governments in the Americas to the West Africa Ebola outbreak have trumped local efforts to weaken an epidemic that is far more…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Bogota (Colombia), Chikungunya virus in Colombia
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens living and traveling in Colombia of a public health concern regarding the chikungunya virus. Chikungunya…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Bogota (Colombia), ELN Anniversary & World Cup Match
The National Liberation Army or Ejército de Liberación Nacional (ELN) will be marking its 50 year anniversary on July 4, 2014. ELN has traditionally…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Bogota (Colombia), Improvised Explosive Devices
The U.S. Embassy in Bogota advises U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Bogota, Colombia of multiple recent incidents of small, low yield…