• Brisbane CC launch 2015
    Brisbane Country Council Launch, February 2015 (L-R; Steve Brunette, Morgan Dibble, Jim Snyder; Shane Toppin, and RSO Sydney, Craig Goldstein).
    

Global

Compromised Global Websites Target Unsuspecting Travelers
In mid-February, private security company iSIGHT Partners identified 130 unique websites that are inadvertently hosting malicious content in addition…

Togo Sets New Election Date
OSAC constituents are encouraged to monitor developments related to the April 25 presidential election in Togo. While large-scale political violence…

Papua New Guinea: Expect the Unexpected
With more than 800 distinct languages and tribes, PNG is one of the most diverse places on earth. Understanding social dynamics is critical to…

Consular Reporting

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rangoon (Burma), Water Festival
The U.S. Embassy in Rangoon alerts U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Burma that the Water Festival in Burma, also known as Thingyan, will…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Budapest (Hungary), Demonstration Notice
There is one planned and one ongoing demonstration in Budapest.

Message for U.S. Citizens: Rome (Italy), National Gasoline Strike on Autostrade Network…
Italian gasoline service stations confirmed a National strike along the entire Autostrade network on March 31 and April 1.