Near East

OSAC Threat Assessment: Special Olympics World Games
The Special Olympics World Games is a multi-sport major event and the largest humanitarian sporting event of the year. It is taking place in the…

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 Affairs Bulletins

Demonstration Alert: Algiers (Algeria), Demonstrations Continue Throughout the Country
Location: Throughout Algeria Event: Demonstrations continue to take place throughout the country. At previous demonstrations, there have been…

Security Alert for U.S. Citizens: Algiers (Algeria), Reports of Clashes Between…
Event: Reports of clashes between protestors and police around Tilemly (Bardo Museum). Actions to take: Avoid the area of police…