• Nogales Country Council Meeting - February 2018
    Nogales, Mexico Country Council Meeting held February 13, 2018.
    

Global

Destructive Malware Infects Devices Worldwide
An investigation led by Cisco’s Talos security division uncovered an ongoing malware threat that could serve as a precursor to an imminent…

Deadly Summer Monsoon Impacts Sri Lanka
Heavy monsoon rain in Sri Lanka has killed at least 13 people and displaced at least 40,000 others since it began in mid-May. The flooding has forced…

Security Snapshot: Threat to Children
Since late April, U.S. embassies around the world have released language alerting travelers to potential threats abroad. While this in itself is not…

Consular Reporting

Weather Alert: Merida (Mexico), Subtropical Storm Alberto
The U.S. Consulate General in Merida cautions U.S. citizens that Subtropical Storm Alberto is expected to cause heavy rainfall and sustained winds of…

Weather Alert: Bridgetown (Barbados) and the Eastern Caribbean, Hurricane Season
Hurricane Season in the Atlantic Ocean, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico begins June 1 and ends on November 30, 2018, though most tropical…

Security Alert: N'Djamena (Chad), Increase in Carjackings
The number of reported carjackings has increased. No specific group appears to be targeted. The trend has shifted from primarily nighttime…