Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Threat of Attack Against Unnamed NGO

OSAC published the following warning on July 9, 2014: Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Threat of Attack Against Unnamed NGO Complex Attacks; Suicide bomber South Central … [Read more...]

Threat to Kidnap American Woman in Afghanistan

OSAC published the following warning on June 27, 2014: "As of late June 2014, militants based in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, planned to kidnap an unidentified female U.S. citizen in … [Read more...]

State Department Warning re: Churches and Places of Worship in Nigeria

The State Department issued the following statement regarding Nigeria today. CCI notes with interest that the first location for which the State Department urges "particular vigilance" are churches … [Read more...]

Thompson Reuters Foundation: Landmines and explosives update

Updated: Wed, 24 Apr 2013 Landmines, cluster bombs and other unexploded ordnance claim thousands of lives every year. Many victims are civilians, often killed or maimed long after war has … [Read more...]

News 24: Boko Haram targets civilians in Nigeria

2013-06-26 12:18 Lagos The pastor would not renounce his Christian faith so the Islamic extremists slit his throat. High school students were taking exams in defiance of the militants of Boko … [Read more...]

BBC News – Tourists killed at north Pakistan mountain camp

23 June 2013 Last updated at 10:41 ET Gunmen have killed 10 people, including at least nine foreign tourists, after storming a hotel in northern Pakistan. The nationalities of the victims have … [Read more...]

Reuters: Britons in aid convoy briefly kidnapped in Libya

BENGHAZI, Libya | Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:24pm EDT (Reuters) - Five British nationals who were part of an aid convoy passing through Libya on the way to Gaza were briefly kidnapped by an armed group, … [Read more...]

Police: British hostage taken in Nigeria released

by JON GAMBRELL | Associated Press – 3 hrs ago March 28, 2013 LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A British man abducted in Nigeria's largest city has been released by his kidnappers, a police spokeswoman said … [Read more...]

Terror Threat Potent, But Dispersed, Intelligence Chief Says

By Jim Garamone American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, March 13, 2013 – The terror threat is still potent, but it is much more dispersed than it once was, the director of national intelligence … [Read more...]

Mali crisis: French soldiers to be withdrawn in April – CCI Analysis

BBC News - 6 March 2013 French President Francois Hollande has said his country will begin withdrawing troops from Mali next month. He said the final phase of military intervention would continue … [Read more...]