Europe

OSAC Threat Assessment: 2017 Oktoberfest in Munich
Oktoberfest 2017 will take place in the Theresienwiese area of Munich from September 16 to October 3. The annual event is predicted to see as many as…

OSAC Snapshot: Protests in Poland
In response to proposals by Poland’s ruling Law and Justice (PiS) Party concerning the country’s judiciary, a number of large protests have taken…

Bombings & Assassinations in Kyiv
Since the summer of 2016, several incidents involving explosives and assassinations have taken place in Kyiv, and may have been politically or…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Helsinki (Finland), Incident in Turku
U.S. Embassy Helsinki is aware of a stabbing incident in Turku, Finland. The Embassy is working with local authorities to identify and provide…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Barcelona (Spain), Terrorist Attack in Cambrils
The U.S. Consulate in Barcelona is informing U.S. Citizens that a terrorist attack has occurred in Cambrils, Spain, approximately 75 miles south of…