• Astana CC Meeting - 4/5/2018
    U.S. Ambassador Krol welcomed over 50 constituents, hailing the U.S.-Kazakhstan partnership and re-affirming the U.S. commitment to supporting the safety and security of U.S. private sector companies and their personnel via OSAC in Astana on April 5.
    

East Asia & Pacific

Suicide Attacks in Surabaya, Indonesia
More than 20 people – including 13 assailants – were killed in a series of suicide attacks in Surabaya, Indonesia on May 13 and 14. The attacks were…

China Tariffs and Cyber Espionage
In early April, the United States threatened to impose tariffs on upwards of $150 billion of imported goods from China, which the administration said…

Consular Reporting

Security Alert: Jakarta (Indonesia), Personal Security during Ramadan
Crime and traffic accidents tend to increase during the month of Ramadan and the Idul Fitri holiday period. During this time, Police will increase…

Security Alert: Surabaya (Indonesia), Ongoing Security Threat
Indonesian police operations against terrorists are ongoing. The U.S. government remains concerned that terrorists are intent on conducting attacks…