• Ireland CC Event 2
    RSO Ireland, Dave Malone providing opening remarks at OSAC Ireland Q3 Country Council Event hosted by U.S. Embassy Dublin.
    

Africa

Pedestrian Security in Luanda
The U.S. Department of State has assessed Luanda as being a critical-threat location for crime directed at or affecting official U.S. government…

Security Snapshot: Opening of the Ethiopia-Eritrea Border
On September 11, Ethiopia and Eritrea opened two key border crossings for the first time since conflict at their shared border caused them to close…

Insurgency in Oil-Rich Northeast Mozambique
Since October 2017, sporadic attacks carried out by suspected Islamic fundamentalists have destabilized Mozambique’s northernmost province, Cabo…

Consular Reporting

Security Alert: Maseru (Lesotho), Suspension of Regular Consular Services
Starting October 3, 2018 through January 15, 2019, U.S. Embassy Maseru will only be offering emergency services for American citizens. We will not…

Security Alert: Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Violence in the Eastern Region
In light of the recent violence in the Eastern Region by terrorist and criminal groups, the U.S. Embassy in Ouagadougou reminds U.S. citizens to…

Demonstration Alert: Abuja (Nigeria), Protests Near U.S. Embassy on September 20
The U.S. Embassy in Abuja advises U.S. citizens that demonstrations are expected to take place this morning near the Embassy grounds and may affect…