• IDWG - CIC Breakfast Award (Nov 2017)
    Mr. Dan Schlehr of Raytheon, private-sector Co-chair of OSAC, and Mr. Chris Schurman, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Diplomatic Security and Director of the Diplomatic Security Service present the members IDWG the 2017 CIC Award on Nov 16th
    

Europe

OSAC Russia World Cup Assessment
The 2018 FIFA World Cup men’s soccer tournament will be held from June 14 to July 15 in 11 cities across Russia. The following assessment provides an…

Russia World Cup: What to Know Before You Go (Webinar Recording)
On May 10, OSAC and U.S. Embassy Moscow hosted a Russia World Cup security-themed webinar. Presenters discussed the operating environment in Russia,…

Armenian Prime Minister Resigns
Armenia’s Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan resigned on April 23 after 11 days of anti-government street protests and civil disobedience in the capital,…

Consular Reporting

Demonstration Alert: Ankara (Turkey), Campaign and Political Gatherings to Take Place in…
Numerous campaign and political gatherings will take place leading up to Presidential and Parliamentary elections on June 24.

Security Alert: Kyiv (Ukraine), Exercise Caution in Mariupol
Due to an increase in recent shelling activity in the eastern Ukrainian areas of conflict, including the vicinity of Mariupol in Donetsk Oblast, U.S.…

Security Alert: Madrid (Spain), Terrorists Intent on Targeting U.S. Citizens, Including…
The U.S. government remains concerned that terrorists are intent on targeting U.S. citizens, including children.