Western Hemisphere

Guy Philippe Arrest & Anti-U.S. Sentiment in Haiti
Following the arrest and extradition of Haitian Senator-elect Guy Philippe, an uptick in violence against Americans working and residing in Haiti has…

Gasolinazo Protests Across Mexico
Since January 1, protests have occurred in 28 of Mexico’s 32 states, as citizens rebuke the recent increase in gasoline prices. Some protests have…

OSAC Feedback: Travel to Cuba
Recent political, military, and economic incidents in Cuba – including assessed implications for the larger international community – have propelled…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Nogales (Mexico), Demonstration in Nogales, Sonora…
The U.S. Consulate General Nogales informs U.S. citizens that large demonstrations are expected at Port of Entry DeConcini January 14-15, 2017 to…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Port-au-Prince (Haïti), Protest in Tabarre
There are reports of a demonstration beginning at 9am in front of the U.S. Embassy on 15 Octobre Blvd. All U.S. Citizens are advised to exercise…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Guadalajara (Mexico), Capture of Suspected Shooter of…
Mexican authorities have arrested and deported the suspected perpetrator of the shooting of a U.S. Foreign Service Officer. The U.S. Consulate in…