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

Near East

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Outbreaks of Diphtheria
Although it is a preventable disease and is quite uncommon in most of the Western world, outbreaks of diphtheria are being reported in Bangladesh,…

Algerian Elections: Status Quo or Political Change?
Algeria will hold its presidential elections in April, with incumbent President Abdelaziz Bouteflika expected as the leading candidate; this despite…

Annual Briefing 2018 - Global Security Perceptions v. Reality: Indicators to Assess Risk - The Jordanian Case Study
This report was produced as part of OSAC's Annual Briefing Series. Private-sector security managers often view Jordan as the ideal location for…

Consular Reporting

Demonstration Alert: Algiers (Algeria), Demonstrations Expected February 22-24
Demonstrations may take place throughout the country on Friday, February 22nd and Sunday, February 24th, 2019.

Security Alert: Kuwait City (Kuwait), Holiday Security for February 25-26
The Kuwait National and Liberation Day holidays will be Monday, February 25, and Tuesday, February 26. U.S. citizens should expect festive…

Security Alert: Jerusalem, Alterations to Travel Restrictions in Northern Israel
The U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem has lifted the temporary travel restrictions on U.S. government employees and their family members conducting personal…