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China Bans Internet News Reporting as Media Crackdown Widens
Bloomberg
China’s top internet regulator ordered major online companies…

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Guatemala security: 'Those who can afford it buy protection'
BBC
A guard with an assault rifle paces back and forth outside a…

Anonymous Launches DDoS Attack Against Rio Court That Blocked WhatsApp in Brazil
Softpedia
The Brazil branch of the Anonymous hacker collective has…

Philippines' oil still in troubled waters after South China Sea ruling
Reuters
The Philippines, eager to resume development of vital oil and…

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Reports

The Hague's Ruling on the South China Sea
On July 12, a UN-backed tribunal issued a much-anticipated…

New Russian Legislation Expands Data Retention, Generates Criticism
A highly contested counterterrorism bill was recently passed by…

Farnborough International Airshow 2016 Threat Assessment
The Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) will take place at…

OSAC Rio 2016 Olympics Assessment
The 2016 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games will take place in…

Nigeria: Niger Delta Avengers Concentrated in Western Niger Delta
Since their February 14 attack on the Forcados pipeline,…

June 28 Attack at Istanbul Atatürk Airport
At approximately 10:00 PM on June 28, three suspects launched a…

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Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Paris (France), Air France Strikes in France July 27…
The U.S. Embassy in France informs U.S. citizens that unions for Air France cabin crew have announced their intention to strike between Wednesday,…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Tallinn (Estonia), Tallinn Airport Bomb Threat
The U.S. Embassy in Tallinn informs U.S. citizens of a reported bomb threat of unknown credibility affecting Tallinn Airport. Police and airport…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Juba (South Sudan), July 17, 2016
The situation July 17 remains unchanged from yesterday. There are no U.S. government chartered flights currently scheduled. Commercial airlines…