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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…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Demonstrations in Centro
The U.S. Consulate General Rio de Janeiro has been advised of protests currently ongoing today, October 3rd, 2017 at the Petrobras building on…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Zuzu Angel and Mascarenhas…
Zuzu Angel and Mascarenhas Tunnels are currently shut down due to police operations. U.S. Consulate General Rio de Janeiro has advised its personnel…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Increased Crime on Corcovado…
According to security authorities, there has been a steady increase in crime on and around mountain hiking trails, particularly since January 2017. …