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Alert: U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

25 September, 2022 | Alert

Location:  Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso  Event:  Air traffic controller strikes affecting Burkina Faso ended yesterday, September 24, 2022.  Reportedly, the strike may begin again in ten days, on…

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou

14 September, 2022 | Alert

Location:  Outside of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso Event: The U.S. Embassy of Ouagadougou Burkina Faso discourages U.S. citizens from traveling on National Route 1 (between Ouahabou…

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou

26 August, 2022 | Alert

Location: Bobo Dioulasso Event: Demonstrations in Bobo Dioulasso August 26, 2022 Demonstrations are expected in Bobo Dioulasso in front of L’Institut Français (the French Institute)…

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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou

18 August, 2022 | Alert

Location: Ouagadougou Event: Demonstrations in Ouagadougou August 19, 2022 Demonstrations are expected in Ouagadougou at the French Embassy on Friday, August 19.  As of August 18, the…

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou

11 August, 2022 | Alert

Location: Worldwide Event:  The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for  Monkeypox in Multiple Countries .  The…

Security Alert: Worldwide Caution

3 August, 2022 | Alert

Location: Worldwide  Event: On July 31, 2022, the United States conducted a precision counterterrorism strike in Afghanistan that killed Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden’s deputy…

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The Death of Ayman al-Zawahiri

2 August, 2022 | Events, News

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE AUGUST 1, 2022 President Biden last year committed to the American people that, following the withdrawal of…

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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou

20 May, 2022 | Alert

Location: Ouagadougou    Event: Demonstrations in Ouagadougou May 20-22, 2022  Demonstrations are anticipated in Ouagadougou from May 20 to May 22.  The demonstrations intend to voice…