• Caracas Country Council Meeting Feb 2018
    Todd Robinson, Chargé d'Affaires, met with the Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) in Caracas: "Through cooperation, we improve our ability to stay safe, conduct diplomacy and run our business." - February 1, 2018
    

Global

Rallies in Timor-Leste Ahead of May Elections
On May 12, Timor-Leste will hold parliamentary elections for the second time in just 10 months. In late January, the country’s sitting parliament was…

OSAC Threat Assessment: 8th Summit of the Americas (Lima, Peru)
The 8th Summit of the Americas will be held on April 13-14, 2018 in Lima, Peru. Summits have been held across the Western Hemisphere every three…

ISMA-OSAC East Asia-Pacific Regional Security Conference Key Takeaways Whitepaper
The following is a summary of key takeaways presented during the ISMA-OSAC East Asia-Pacific Regional Security Conference held in Manila, Philippines…

Consular Reporting

Demonstration Alert: Managua (Nicaragua), Major routes blocked
As of 8:00 p.m. Saturday, April 21, major routes to the Sandino airport are currently blocked. Parts of Carretera Masaya (from approximately…

Demonstration Alert: Yerevan (Armenia), Gatherings throughout downtown Yerevan
Demonstrations that began on April 13 continue throughout downtown Yerevan, Armenia (and in other locations throughout Armenia) with no set end date.

Demonstration Alert: Milan (Italy), Demonstration Expected April 23, 25, and 29
Numerous demonstrations are expected in Milan on April 23, 25, and 29.