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Worldwide Caution Update

The Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated with terrorist entities, copycats, or individual perpetrators, serve as a reminder that U.S. citizens need to maintain a high ...
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U.S. Donates 250 MRAP Vehicles, Continues Security Assistance in Fight Against ISIL

In support of the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), the United States donated 250 mine-resistant, armor-protected (MRAP) vehicles to the Iraqi Government. “The number one threat to the Iraqi security forces are roadside bombs and vehicle-borne bombs…These MRAP vehicles provide increased ballistic and counter mine protection for Iraqi security forces,” said U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, Stuart ...
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