• Mumbai CC Meeting Aug 2018
    The Mumbai Country Council convened on August 17 to discuss information security challenges and risks associated with social media platforms. Thank you to OSAC Constituent JW Marriott for hosting the Q3 meeting.
    

Global

Basrah Ordered Departure
On September 28, the Department of State ordered the departure of U.S. government personnel from the U.S Consulate General in Basrah, Iraq. At this…

Considerations for Hotel Security
This presentation was developed by OSAC for delivery to diverse audiences of both hotel and non-hotel security personnel. It outlines key…

Cameroon Update: Escalating Tensions on the Eve of Elections
Violence and security force crackdowns in Anglophone areas of Cameroon will likely escalate as Presidential elections (October 7) approach. As a…

Consular Reporting

Weather Alert: Lisbon (Portugal), Hurricane Leslie
Hurricane Leslie is expected to impact portions of mainland Portugal between 02:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 13th until 14:00 p.m. on Sunday, October…

Security Alert: Port-au-Prince (Haiti), October 17th Shelter in Place
The Embassy has received notice of large demonstrations planned for Wednesday, October 17 in Port-au-Prince, and possibly other locations. In…

Security Alert: Guatemala City (Guatemala), Ongoing violence in Ixquisis, San Mateo…
There are reports of ongoing violence in Ixquisis, San Mateo Ixtatan, Huehuetenango Department. As a precaution, officially approved travel is…