• MEWG Meeting - April 2017 (3)
    Stevan Bernard - Executive Vice President at Sony Pictures Entertainment for Security, Environment, Health and Safety – opens up the Media and Entertainment Working Group’s Spring meeting on April 21, 2017.
    

Near East

The Reopening of the Iraqi-Jordanian Border Crossing
On August 30, Iraq and Jordan reopened their shared border crossing, known as Al-Karamah in Jordan and Turaibil in Iraq. The crossing has been closed…

Expanding International Aid in Yemen: Background & Security Implications
On September 14, the United Nations (UN) announced intentions to expand its role in Yemen, particularly in the southern region. Military operations…

Terrorism & Political Unrest in Morocco
This report examines two major security issues currently faced by Morocco, and explores potential effects on the U.S. private sector operating there.

Consular Reporting

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Baghdad (Iraq), Kirkuk Security Operations
U.S. Mission Iraq advises its citizens that the Government of Iraq launched security operations in the vicinity of Kirkuk City. U.S. citizens…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rabat (Morocco), Motor Vehicle and Public…
The U.S. Mission in Morocco informs U.S. citizens of recent reports of incidents involving motor vehicles and public transportation. The U.S.…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rabat (Morocco), Demonstrations and Large Crowds in…
The U.S. Mission in Morocco informs U.S. citizens in Morocco of several planned demonstrations or large crowd gatherings expected to occur throughout…