• Tokyo CC Meeting - October 3, 2017 (1)
    Tokyo OSAC Council members listening to Professor Toshiyuki Ito, Kanasawa Institute of Technology, on 3 October at the Cisco office.
    

Africa

Sudan Anti-Austerity Protests
Sporadic riots and protests took place in urban areas across Sudan in recent days, in response to government cuts to economic subsidies for fuel,…

Niger Security and Terrorism Update
Shifting alliances and affiliations among terrorist groups, as well as the emergence of new extremist elements, have created a dynamic security…

Security Snapshot: Foreign Tourist Killed in Restive Northern Ethiopia
On the evening of December 3, a German tourist was killed by armed gunmen while visiting the popular tourist destination Erta Ale in northeastern…

Consular Reporting

Demonstration Alert: Lome (Togo), Demonstrations Planned for January 13
Demonstrations are expected to take place Saturday, January 13 beginning in the morning and continuing until the early evening.

Security Alert: Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Danakil Depression
Due to the evolving security situation, Embassy personnel are restricted from travel to the Danakil Depression.

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Scheduled Demonstrations…
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the National Coordination of Education Unions is planning a demonstration in Ouagadougou at 9am on…