Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season security measures in Bosnia and Herzegovina remain heightened due to ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by extremist ideology throughout Europe.  Extremists continue to focus on tourist locations, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Location: Multiple locations throughout the country (including but not exclusive to: Sarajevo and Banja Luka) Event: Friday, October 5, is the last day of campaigning before the general elections on October 7, 2018. As such, there are several large public gatherings scheduled throughout the country. Actions to Take: Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity …

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Europe Travel Alert

LAST UPDATED: MAY 1, 2017 The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. This Travel Alert expires on September 1, 2017. Recent, widely-reported incidents in France, Russia, Sweden, and the United Kingdom demonstrate that the Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sham (ISIS or Da’esh), al-Qa’ida, and their …

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