• Astana CC Meeting - 4/5/2018
    U.S. Ambassador Krol welcomed over 50 constituents, hailing the U.S.-Kazakhstan partnership and re-affirming the U.S. commitment to supporting the safety and security of U.S. private sector companies and their personnel via OSAC in Astana on April 5.
    

Global

Destructive Malware Infects Devices Worldwide
An investigation led by Cisco’s Talos security division uncovered an ongoing malware threat that could serve as a precursor to an imminent…

Deadly Summer Monsoon Impacts Sri Lanka
Heavy monsoon rain in Sri Lanka has killed at least 13 people and displaced at least 40,000 others since it began in mid-May. The flooding has forced…

Security Snapshot: Threat to Children
Since late April, U.S. embassies around the world have released language alerting travelers to potential threats abroad. While this in itself is not…

Consular Reporting

Weather Alert: Muscat (Oman), Extensive Damage Following Cyclone
Following Tropical Cyclone Mekunu, the Government of Oman (GoO) has reported extensive damage to infrastructure in and around Salalah and other…

Security Alert: Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Reports of Burning Tires, Roadblocks
Reports of burning tires and roadblocks. Location: Delmas 95 affecting Jacquet Toto. Avoid the area.

Security Alert: Managua (Nicaragua), Continued Civil Unrest Expected May 25-27
Continued civil unrest throughout Nicaragua expected during the weekend of May 25-27, 2018. Demonstrations are expected to take place the evening of…