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Security Alert – Exercise Caution Near Embassy of Israel

Security Alert – Exercise Caution Near Embassy of Israel U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, Netherlands (February 15, 2024) Location:  Johan de Wittlaan 5, The Hague Event:  On February 13, 2024, Dutch press reported security had been tightened around the Embassy of Israel in The Hague in response to a “serious” threat.  The embassy is located at ... Read More»

Regional Federal Benefits Office in Dublin will visit Amsterdam to offer Social Security Number services

U.S. Social Security Services U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam January 25, 2024 The U.S. Consulate General in Amsterdam is pleased to announce that representatives from the Regional Federal Benefits Office in Dublin will visit Amsterdam to offer Social Security Number services for those seeking to apply for a Social Security Number and/or Replacement Card. Where:  U.S. ... Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, Netherlands (December 15, 2023)

Location:  The Netherlands, countrywide Event:  On December 12, 2023, the Dutch National Coordinator for Counterterrorism and Security (NCTV) raised the threat level for terrorism from 3 (“significant”) to 4 (“substantial”) in their 5-tier system.  As reported by the NCTV, this means there is a realistic possibility an attack will take place in the Netherlands. The ... Read More»

Worldwide Caution, October 19, 2023

Subject: Security Alert – Worldwide Caution, October 19, 2023 Location: Worldwide Caution Event:  Due to increased tensions in various locations around the world, the potential for terrorist attacks, demonstrations or violent actions against U.S. citizens and interests, the Department of State advises U.S. citizens overseas to exercise increased caution.  U.S. citizens should: Stay alert in ... Read More»

The tenth anniversary of entry into force of the CWC for Syria and of its membership in the OPCW – joint statement

This joint statement is issued on behalf of Albania, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, the Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, the Republic of ... Read More»