Western Hemisphere

Escalating Violence in Rio de Janeiro: Numbers and Context
OSAC constituents have raised concerns, to include personal and residential security, over the potential impact from the deteriorating security…

FARC Dissidents and Recent Violence in Colombia
Despite the ongoing demobilization process and general reduction in violence, violent incidents attributed to dissident factions of the Revolutionary…

Venezuela: Another Round of Violent Protests Possible
Venezuela’s opposition forces are calling for large-scale demonstrations on April 19, in a continuation of protest activity calling for democratic…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Caracas (Venezuela), Protests Scheduled for June 23…
The Embassy has received reports of marches and roadblocks planned for today, June 23 and Saturday, June 24.

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Protest Near UN Log Base
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens on an ongoing protest near the UN Log Base on Blvd. Toussaint Louverture.

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Caracas (Venezuela), June 22 Protests
The Embassy has received reports of a daytime march scheduled for today, Thursday June 22. Specific gathering points and routes remain unclear at…