• Ireland Steering Committee Meeting - May 2018
    Huge thanks to the Ireland Steering Committee for putting on a fantastic Country Council meeting held on May 16, 2018. Special thanks to Keith and the Dell team for your hospitality and to our speakers for their presentations.
    

South Central Asia

OSAC Threat Assessment: World Nomad Games
The 3rd World Nomad Games (WNG) will take place in the resort city of Cholpon-Ata, in Kyrgyzstan’s Issyk-Kul oblast, from September 2-8. Initiated by…

Bangladesh Student Protests Turn Violent
Following a July 29 traffic accident that killed two students, there have been a series of protests throughout Dhaka and other major cities across…

Attack against Foreigners in Tajikistan
On July 29, two U.S. cyclists were among those killed in a deliberate attack in Danghara District, approximately 40 miles southeast of Dushanbe. A…

Consular Reporting

Security Alert: Islamabad (Pakistan), Personal Security Reminder
The U.S. Mission in Islamabad reminds all U.S. citizens of the possibility of hazards from celebratory gunfire. Although the likelihood of being…

Demonstration Alert: Chennai (India), Protests by Former Employees of a Private Company
Event: Protest by former employees of a private company Please be advised of a protest near Chennai’s Directorate of Medical Services (DMS)…

Security Alert: Kabul (Afghanistan), Upcoming Parliamentary Elections
Afghanistan is scheduled to conduct Parliamentary elections on October 20. While the government is making preparations to provide security at…