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Resorts World Manila, Marawi, and Martial Law
In the early hours of June 2, an armed assailant attacked the Resorts World Manila complex, igniting fires that ultimately led to the death of more…

Abu Sayyaf Eyed in Central Visayas Clash
On April 11, security forces clashed with heavily armed militants on the Philippine island of Bohol, resulting in at least nine deaths. The incident…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Natural Disaster Alert: Manila (Philippines), Vicinity of Mayon Volcano, Albay Province,…
In light of increased seismic unrest, lava fountaining, and summit explosions, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology (PHIVOLCS) raised Mayon…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Manila (Philippines), Procession of the Black Nazarene
The U.S. Embassy in Manila will have a delayed opening at 10 am on Tuesday, January 9, due to the Procession of the Black Nazarene, one of the…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Manila (Philippines), Protests Expected Near U.S.…
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the Philippine government has declared Thursday, September 21, 2017, as a National Day of Protest. …