• IDWG - CIC Breakfast Award (Nov 2017)
    Mr. Dan Schlehr of Raytheon, private-sector Co-chair of OSAC, and Mr. Chris Schurman, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Diplomatic Security and Director of the Diplomatic Security Service present the members IDWG the 2017 CIC Award on Nov 16th
    

Near East

Ballistic Missile Threat in Saudi Arabia
Dating to at least 2015, Saudi Arabia received multiple cross-border ballistic missile attacks attributed to Houthi rebels in Yemen. The impacted…

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Outbreaks of Diphtheria
Although it is a preventable disease and is quite uncommon in most of the Western world, outbreaks of diphtheria are being reported in Bangladesh,…

Consular Reporting

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Cairo (Egypt), Two Terrorist Attacks in Helwan
The U.S. Embassy is currently tracking two terrorist attacks that have occurred south of Maadi in the city of Helwan. The Embassy reminds all U.S.…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Jerusalem, Updated Travel Restrictions for Consulate…
The U.S. Consulate General in Jerusalem advises U.S. citizens in, or considering travel to, Jerusalem, the West Bank or Gaza to maintain a high level…