• Luanda Country Council
    OSAC private sector Co-chair, Jim Snyder, attends the Luanda Country Council meeting.
    

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2014 Mexico Security Benchmarking Survey: Results
The U.S. private sector encounters a wide range of security challenges in Mexico. The 2014 Mexico Security Benchmarking Survey - OSAC’s third in five…

Kabul Lodging Accommodations Under Attack
On March 20, four gunmen shot dead ten civilians, including four foreigners, at the Serena Hotel in Kabul, considered the city’s safest and most…

The Heartbleed Bug: What Should I Do About It?
Earlier this week, news of the “Heartbleed Bug” was released to the public. This bug poses a critical threat to vulnerable systems and to users of…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Emergency Message for U.S. Citzens: Brazzaville (Republic of the Congo), Advises American…
Embassy Brazzaville advises American citizens to avoid the area of Mbomo, which is located on the southwest border of Odzala National Park in the…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Managua (Nicaragua), Earthquake and Aftershocks
On April 10, 2014 at 5:27 p.m. a 6.2 earthquake on the Richter scale struck near Mateare, Nicaragua, followed by over 300 aftershocks. The Nicaraguan…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Sydney (Australia), Severe Tropical Cyclone Ita
The U.S. Consulate General in Sydney advises U. S. citizens residing or traveling in northern Queensland about the threat of Severe Tropical Cyclone…