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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…

Jan 9 Religious Procession in Manila amidst Backdrop of Insurgent Activity
On January 9, millions of Filipinos are expected to join the Black Nazarene procession in Manila, likely resulting in significant logistical…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

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. …

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Manila (Philippines), Incident at Resorts World…
Local media reports gunfire and explosions at Resorts World Manila near the Manila International Airport. Exercise caution and review your personal…

Security Message from U.S. Citizens: Manila (Philippines), Possible Police Checkpoints in…
The U.S. Embassy has received information that the Philippine government has placed the Philippine National Police (PNP) on full alert throughout…