• Caracas Country Council Meeting Feb 2018
    Todd Robinson, Chargé d'Affaires, met with the Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) in Caracas: "Through cooperation, we improve our ability to stay safe, conduct diplomacy and run our business." - February 1, 2018


OSAC Benchmarking Report: Private-Sector Security in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh
Starting in 2015, terrorist groups like the ISIS and al-Qa’ida in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) launched targeted attacks against foreigners,…

Ouagadougou Attack: The Sahel Terrorist Threat Evolves
On March 2, assailants carried out simultaneous, complex attacks on the Burkinabé Military General Staff Headquarters (Army HQ) and French Embassy in…

Journalist’s Murder Impacts Government
On February 25, journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancée Martina Kusnirova were found dead in their apartment in a village east of Bratislava-- the…

Consular Reporting

Demonstration Alert: Rome (Italy), Demonstrations/Marches in Rome on Saturday, March 24
Multiple demonstrations/marches are planned this weekend.

Demonstration Alert: Ottawa (Canada), March 24, 2018
Announced gathering points include the following neighborhoods in Ottawa, Canada: • The downtown area from Parliament Hill to the Byward…

Weather Alert: Belgrade (Serbia): Embassy closed on Friday, March 23
The U.S. Embassy in Belgrade, Serbia, is closed on Friday, March 23, because of inclement weather.