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ARMENIA - 6/19/2019 - BOMBING - Nagorno-Karabakh - A person was injured on June 19 in Artsakh - Nagorno-Karabakh, as a result of the explosion of an aerial bomb. Details   

IRAQ - 6/19/2019 - BOMBING - Basra - UPDATE: A rocket landed on June 19 near the facilities of a Turkish company in Basra just hours after a similar attack on an Exxon Mobil Corp. Details   

LIBYA - 6/19/2019 - BOMBING - Tripoli - A storehouse belonging to Libyas Mellitah Oil and Gas was damaged in an air strike on June 18. Details   

IRAQ - 6/19/2019 - BOMBING - Basrah - A rocket has landed in the compound housing the headquarters of several global oil companies, including US giant ExxonMobil, wounding two local workers. Details   

AFGHANISTAN - 6/18/2019 - COMBAT - Tirin Kut - The security forces killed 14 Taliban militants during the airstrikes in Tarin Kot district of Uruzgan. Militants often conduct terrorist activities in Uruzgan. Details   

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AFGHANISTAN - Country Risk Level - Extreme
6/18/2019COMBAT - Tirin Kut - The security forces killed 14 Taliban militants during the airstrikes in Tarin Kot district of Uruzgan. Militants often conduct terrorist activities in Uruzgan. Details
6/18/2019TERRORISM - Jalalabad - The Special Forces of the Afghan Intelligence arrested three new recruits of ISIS terrorist group during an operation in Jalalabad city, in Nangarhar. Details
6/16/2019TERRORISM - Ghazni - An explosion in Ghazni province, in Bakawal area of Ghazni, inflicted casualties on three Taliban militants who were planting an improvised explosive device. Details
6/13/2019TERRORISM - Jalalabad - A suicide bomber walked up to a police vehicle in Jalalabad and detonated an explosive device that killed three police and six civilians on June 13. Details
6/12/2019TERRORISM - Kuz Kunar - Unidentified gunmen have assassinated a religious cleric and teacher in Koz Kunar, in Nangarhar on June 12. No one has so far claimed responsibility. Details
6/11/2019BOMBING - Dand - A roadside bomb explosion killed six members of a single family in Kandahar province of Afghanistan. Details
6/10/2019TERRORISM - Kabul - Terrorists continue to plan attacks against non-governmental organizations and other entities in Kabul. Be aware of your surroundings. US GOVT. Details
6/9/2019TERRORISM - Pato - At least four Taliban militants were killed and one sustained injury after an IED went off prematurely in Malkok area of Pato district, Daikundi province. Details
6/9/2019TERRORISM - Kabul - The NDS Special busted a network of ISIS terrorists during an operation in Kabul city and arrested six ISIS terrorists during the operation. Details
6/7/2019TERRORISM - Kabul - Afghan security forces foiled 35 attacks in Kabul and at least 70 attacks across the country during the three days of Eid Al-Fitr. Details
6/5/2019TERRORISM - Terrorists continue to plan attacks of varying complexity against targets in Afghanistan where foreign citizens and diplomats may gather or stay. - US GOVT. Details
6/4/2019BOMBING - Nahrain - An explosion of an improvised explosive device planted close to a mosque in Nahrin district, northern Baghlan province killed 2 civilians and wounded 14 others. Details
ARMENIA - Country Risk Level - High
6/19/2019BOMBING - Nagorno-Karabakh - A person was injured on June 19 in Artsakh - Nagorno-Karabakh, as a result of the explosion of an aerial bomb. Details
AUSTRALIA - Country Risk Level - Medium
6/10/2019BOMB THREAT - Townsville - An emergency has been declared in the Hyde Park area of Townsville, after a suspicious device was located, with streets in lock-down. Avoid the area. Details
BANGLADESH - Country Risk Level - High
6/14/2019TERRORISM - There have been recent media reports suggesting continued Daesh interest in attacking targets in Bangladesh. Groups affiliated to Al Qaeda are active. - UK FCO Details
CAMEROON - Country Risk Level - High
6/18/2019OTHER - Cameroons President Paul Biya has declared June 21 a national day of mourning to honor the 17 Cameroonian soldiers killed by terror group Boko Haram. Details
6/16/2019BOMBING - Mamfe - Separatists in southwestern Anglophone region had detonated an improvised explosive device near Eyumojock that killed four police and wounded six. Details
CANADA - Country Risk Level - Medium
6/18/2019BOMB THREAT - Toronto, ON - 4 Toronto post-secondary schools,OCAD, Ryerson, Humber College,George Brown and 10 campuses were evacuated Tuesday morning as police investigate bomb threats. Details
COLOMBIA - Country Risk Level - High
6/9/2019BOMBING - Hato Corozal - A roadside bomb attack in the northeast of Colombia, on the road between Tame and Hato Corozal in Arauca, killed at least two and injured eight soldiers. Details
EGYPT - Country Risk Level - High
6/13/2019BOMBING - Arish - Six policemen were wounded by a roadside bomb targeting a police patrol vehicle in the restive northern Sinai province. Details
6/11/2019BOMBING - Sinai Peninsula - Warplanes of unknown origin have carried out airstrikes on targets to the west of Rafah and to the south of Sheikh Zuwayed in northern Sinai. No casualties. Details
6/5/2019TERRORISM - Terrorist groups continue plotting attacks in Egypt and may attack with little or no warning. Stay alert in locations frequented by Westerners. US GOVT. Details
GERMANY - Country Risk Level - High
6/14/2019BOMB THREAT - Berlin - An unexploded World War II aerial bomb was found in central Berlin during construction work on June 14, forcing the evacuation of surrounding city blocks. Details
6/12/2019BOMB THREAT - Oranienburg - Two 250-kg World War II bombs will be diffused on June 13 in Oranienburg. Some 9,500 residents will be affected. The main station will be temporarily closed. Details
HONG KONG - Country Risk Level - Low
6/7/2019CRIME - Hong Kong - Authorities in Hong Kong are investigating two apparent gasoline bomb attacks outside the police headquarters and a police station. Details
INDIA - Country Risk Level - High
6/17/2019TERRORISM - Coimbatore - Three IS sympathizers arrested by the Coimbatore city police last week were planning to turn suicide bombers and target churches, temples, public places. Details
6/17/2019COMBAT - Anantnag - An encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on June 17. Details
6/16/2019TERRORISM - Pulwama - Jammu and Kashmir authorities are reported to be on high alert following an intel received from Pakistan over a probable terror attack in the Pulwama district. Details
6/15/2019TERRORISM - New Delhi - Intelligence sources issued alert to the security establishment that terrorists are planning to target the Israeli citizens and their establishments in Delhi. Details
6/12/2019TERRORISM - Coimbatore - The National Investigation Agency arrested the alleged mastermind of ISIS Tamil Nadu module, after it carried out searches at seven locations in Coimbatore. Details
6/12/2019SHOOTING - Anantnag - A firefight broke out between police personnel and suspected fedayeen attackers in South Kashmirs Anantnag district. Details
6/10/2019FLIGHT DELAY - Patna - Bomb threat hoax leads to flight delays at Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport in Bihar. Contact your travel provider. Details
6/8/2019SHOOTING - Anantnag - One terrorist was killed in an encounter that broke out between security forces and terrorists in Nowgam area of Verinag in South Kashmirs Anantnag district. Details
6/7/2019BOMBING - Poonch - An army soldier was wounded in a landmine blast near the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir - in Jullas area. Details
6/7/2019BOMBING - Sopore - Terrorists lobbed a grenade at Sopore Police Station in Jammu and Kashmir. 2 policeman have reportedly been injured in the incident. Area has been cordoned off. Details
6/4/2019TERRORISM - Poonch - The JandK Police busted a terrorist terrorist hideout in a forest area of Poonch district ahead of the commencement of the annual Buddha Amarnath Yatra to Mandi. Details
INDONESIA - Country Risk Level - High
6/13/2019TERRORISM - Palangkaraya - National Polices counter-terrorism squad and Central Kalimantan Police have detained 34 suspected terrorists in the city of Palangkaraya and Gunung Mas regency Details
6/10/2019TERRORISM - Mojolaban - Counter-terrorism police arrested a suspected terrorist in Jatiteken, Mojolaban, Sukoharjo, Central Java, following failed suicide bombing in nearby Kartasura. Details
IRAQ - Country Risk Level - Extreme
6/19/2019BOMBING - Basra - UPDATE: A rocket landed on June 19 near the facilities of a Turkish company in Basra just hours after a similar attack on an Exxon Mobil Corp. Details
6/19/2019BOMBING - Basrah - A rocket has landed in the compound housing the headquarters of several global oil companies, including US giant ExxonMobil, wounding two local workers. Details
6/17/2019TERRORISM - Baghdad - National Security Services foiled the so-called Ramadan Invasion, after dismantling a terrorist network and apprehend all terrorists, south of Baghdad. Details
6/17/2019COMBAT - Nineveh - 16 Islamic State militants were killed June 17 in an airstrike by the U.S. led international coalition on a terrorist hotbed in Nineveh province. Details
6/16/2019TERRORISM - Baqubah - Acting upon intelligence information a force from the Diyala Operations Command arrested an Islamic State terrorist wearing an explosive belt in Diyala province Details
6/16/2019COMBAT - Samarra - Forces from the Saraya al-Salam battalions repulsed an attack by the ISIL terrorists sleeper cells on Iraqs central city of Samarra inflicting heavy casualties Details
6/15/2019TERRORISM - Mosul - Iraqi military intelligence forces found six explosive belts inside an Islamic State hideout in the western side of Mosul. Details
6/12/2019TERRORISM - Saladin - Iraqi security forces have launched a manhunt for Islamic State remnants from Omar Manda, Umm al-Ghezlan and Snidij on the outskirts of Salahuddin province. Details
6/11/2019EXPLOSION - Baqubah - An Iraqi farmer was killed June 11 in a bomb explosion in Diyalas provincial capital city of Baquba at a garden on the outskirts of al-Mokhisa village. Details
6/9/2019TERRORISM - Shaikh Ibrahim - Iraqi security forces killed two Islamic State terrorists and destroyed seven tunnels during a military operation in Shaikh Ibrahim, in Nineveh province. Details
6/9/2019TERRORISM - The Islamic State organization has begun to increase recently in the vicinity and within some cities in Baghdad, Nineveh, Kirkuk and Salahuddin. Details
6/8/2019COMBAT - Bald Ruz - Security forces clashed with an Islamic State member on the outskirts of Mandali town in Balad Ruz district, Diyala, leaving him dead. Police officer wounded. Details
6/8/2019TERRORISM - Karma - An Islamic State militant was arrested during a military operation in al-Karma district, in the western Iraqi province of Anbar. Details
6/8/2019BOMBING - Khanaqin - An explosive charge went off on the outskirts of Khanaqin city in northeastern Diyala, leaving a civilian wounded. Number of wounded is expected to rise. Details
6/8/2019TERRORISM - Kirkuk - Two improvised explosive devices detonated in separate incidents in Kirkuk province on June 8, killing and injuring four people, including a civilian. Details
6/5/2019COMBAT - Al Dulab - The US-led coalition warplanes bombarded area in Juail Valley, in the desert of al-Dulab, north of Anbar. Hideout destroyed, number of militants killed. Details
6/5/2019TERRORISM - Baghdad - Detachments of the military intelligence directorate apprehended the founder of the Islamic State groups branch in Rashidiyah District, north of Baghdad. Details
IRELAND - Country Risk Level - Medium
6/10/2019BOMB THREAT - Ballina - A number of buildings had to be evacuated in Ballina, Co Mayo after the army bomb squad was called in to examine a suspicious device. Details
ISRAEL THE WEST BANK AND GAZA - Country Risk Level - Extreme
6/13/2019BOMBING - Gaza Strip - Israeli aircraft attacked a Hamas target in Gaza on June 13 after a Palestinian rocket strike. Details
6/13/2019BOMBING - Sderot - A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip struck a Jewish religious school in the southern town of Sderot on June 13 night, causing damage but no injuries. Details
6/11/2019FIRE - Kissufim - Three fires broke out on June 11 in Kissufim Forest in Eshkol Regional Council as a result of firebombs tied to balloons being flown from the Hamas-ruled Gaza. Details
KENYA - Country Risk Level - High
6/16/2019BOMBING - Wajir - 8 Kenyan police officers have died after their car hit a roadside bomb in east Wajir county near the Somali border. Details
6/15/2019BOMBING - Wajir County - At least 10 police officers were killed after their vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device near the Somali border in a suspected militant attack. Details
6/9/2019TERRORISM - Mandera - Public transport was suspended in Mandera on June 9 over a terror threat. Al-Shabaab militants have been sighted along the Mandera-Rhamu-Elwak road. Details
LEBANON - Country Risk Level - Extreme
6/17/2019TERRORISM - Lebanons Internal Security forces arrested 2 Syrian Islamic State members in Southern Lebanon who were planning terrorist attacks on churches. Details
LIBYA - Country Risk Level - Extreme
6/19/2019BOMBING - Tripoli - A storehouse belonging to Libyas Mellitah Oil and Gas was damaged in an air strike on June 18. Details
6/9/2019BOMBING - Zawiyah - Warplanes affiliated with East Libya-based forces launched an airstrike on the city of Zawiya, west of Tripoli, on June 9. No casualties were reported. Details
6/6/2019EXPLOSION - Tripoli - Around 18 people were injured after two bomb-laden cars exploded near the headquarters of the Libyan National Army. Details
MALAYSIA - Country Risk Level - High
6/18/2019TERRORISM - Sabah - Suspected Abu Sayyaf-linked gunmen are believed to have abducted 10 fishing crewmen in Sabah waters close to the Tawi Tawi chain of islands in S Philippines. Details
MALI - Country Risk Level - Extreme
6/16/2019COMBAT - Menaka - A joint operation by the Malian army and the French anti-jihadist force Barkhane, underway in NE Mali, has resulted in the neutralization of some 20 jihadists. Details
6/12/2019SECURITY - Gunmen are attacking Ogoboro and Nomopere Bomba, two ethnic Dogon villages, central Mali. The attack is still ongoing. Unknown number of casualties. Details
MOLDOVA - Country Risk Level - High
6/16/2019BOMB THREAT - Chisinau - Passengers, staff of Chisinau International Airport were evacuated June 16 due to bomb threat. Bomb disposal technicians on scene. Several flights delayed Details
MOZAMBIQUE - Country Risk Level - High
6/17/2019TERRORISM - There has been an increasing intensity of attacks in Cabo Delgado since January. You should be vigilant at this time.-UK FCO Details
6/5/2019TERRORISM - Cabo Delgado - Advise against all but essential travel to Nangade, Quissanga, Ibo, Macomia, Mocimboa da Praia, Palma, Meluco in Cabo Delgado province due terrorism. - UK FCO Details
6/5/2019TERRORISM - Mocimboa Da Praia - The Islamic State group has claimed it was involved in an insurgent clash in Mozambique for the first time. Reportedly, they clashed with soldiers in Mocimboa. Details
NEW YORK CITY - Country Risk Level - Medium
6/7/2019BOMB THREAT - New York, NY - An unidentified man is in federal custody after he asked about buying grenades and discussed possibly detonating them in Times Square. Details
NIGERIA - Country Risk Level - High
6/17/2019COMBAT - Nganzai - Hundreds of civilians have fled their homes as suspected Boko Haram terrorists are currently engaging troops in a gun duel in Nganzai LGA of Borno. Details
6/17/2019TERRORISM - A heavy security presence often indicates areas of particularly high risk.Avoid affected areas in immediate aftermath of an attack.-UK FCO Details
6/17/2019BOMBING - Konduga - At least 30 people have been killed in a triple suicide attack in northeast Nigeria. Details
6/14/2019COMBAT - Borno - Nigerian soldiers may soon be attacked by Boko Haram terrorists in Damasak, Mallam Fatori, Magumeri, Gubio and Fuchimiram areas of Borno state. Details
6/14/2019COMBAT - Borno - Boko Haram terrorists have attacked Nigerian army troops located at Kareto Village. A commanding officer and a number of soldiers killed. Troops dislodged. Details
PAKISTAN - Country Risk Level - High
6/17/2019BOMBING - Bajaur - Senior leader of Awami National Party was injured among two others in a roadside blast in Dar Banro area of Tehsil Nawagai in Bajaur district. Details
6/11/2019EXPLOSION - Bajaur - 3 people were wounded as a bomb exploded in an under-construction house of a tribal elder in the Bajaur tribal district, June 11. Details
6/8/2019EXPLOSION - Boyya - Two Pakistani soldiers were killed and three others wounded on June 8 in a roadside bomb blast. The blast happened in the Boya Degan district, North Waziristan Details
6/7/2019TERRORISM - Quetta - At least three people were killed and three others were injured when a vehicle exploded near the shrine of Baba Kharwari in Ziarat. Details
PHILIPPINES - Country Risk Level - High
6/7/2019TERRORISM - Zamboanga - Philippine authorities captured 3 pro-ISIS militants following separate operations in the southern port city of Zamboanga. Details
RUSSIAN FEDERATION - Country Risk Level - High
6/9/2019BOMB THREAT - Moscow - 16 locations in Moscow have received anonymous bomb call threats, including the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, the Lenin Mausoleum and the Ostankino TV tower. Details
SAUDI ARABIA - Country Risk Level - High
6/18/2019SECURITY - The United States Consulate has warned American citizens in Saudi Arabia to take extreme caution following two car bombings that hit the city of Jeddah June 7. Details
6/11/2019BOMBING - Khamis Mushait - Yemens Houthi rebels on June 11 launched at least two drones targeting Khamis Mushait, the southwest Saudi city thats home to an airbase. Details
6/9/2019BOMBING - Jizan - Yemens Iran-aligned Houthi movement launched multiple drone attacks targeting Jizan airport in Saudi Arabia near the border with Yemen on June 9. Details
SOMALIA - Country Risk Level - Extreme
6/15/2019TERRORISM - Galkayo - Nine civilians were executed by a local militia in southern Galkayo after the killing of a policeman by the Islamist militant group Al-Shabaab. Details
6/15/2019BOMBING - Mogadishu - UPDATE: A car bomb went off at a checkpoint near the Somali parliament, killing 8 people and injuring 16. 2nd blast reported on a road leading to the airport. Details
6/15/2019BOMBING - Mogadishu - Two suicide explosions followed by heavy bursts of gunfire have rocked Somali capital Mogadishu. Details are still emerging. Avoid the area. Details
6/9/2019BOMBING - Wanlaweyn - A roadside bomb explosion has ripped through a Somali military vehicle near Wanlaweyn town, 9km NW of Mogadishu. Unknown number of casualties. Details
SPAIN - Country Risk Level - High
6/17/2019SECURITY - Spain will deploy more than 40,000 extra police officers around tourist hotspots this summer amid fears of fresh terror attacks in Europe. Details
6/5/2019CRIME - Barcelona - Spanish police announced the arrest of a Moroccan national involved in a terrorist organization in Coloma de Gramenet, near Barcelona. Details
SRI LANKA - Country Risk Level - High
6/11/2019HOTEL - Colombo - Shangri-La Hotel in Colombo will reopen on June 12, seven weeks after the five-star property was attacked by a suicide bomber on Easter Sunday. Details
SWEDEN - Country Risk Level - Medium
6/10/2019TRAIN - Malmo - UPDATE: Trains resume after bomb scare at Malmoe central station. Cancelled departures and knock-on delays are to be expected. Details
6/7/2019EXPLOSION - Linkoping - A powerful explosion in the southern Swedish town of Linkoping damaged buildings and injured at least 25 people. The cause of the explosion was unclear. Details
SYRIA - Country Risk Level - Extreme
6/17/2019BOMBING - Qamishli - Several people have lost their lives when a car rigged with explosives went off in the Kaddour Beek district, Qamishli, on the border with Turkey. Details
6/15/2019BOMBING - Al Hasakah - A blast hit al-Talae Neighborhood in the Syrian City of Hasakah injuring two persons. The blast took place due to the explosion of a booby-trapped motorbike. Details
6/12/2019BOMBING - Al Tal - Syrian air defence shot down Israeli missiles on June 12. The attack was launched against the Tall Al-Hara sector near the Golan Heights. Details
6/7/2019COMBAT - 500 Hayat Tahrir al-Sham militants launched an offensive near the towns of Jabin and Tal Melh. Syrian government forces killed over 120 terrorists. Details
6/6/2019BOMBING - Insurgents have launched an offensive on June 6 against govt forces on the edge of their stronghold in northwestern Syria. They bombed govt forces positions. Details
6/5/2019BOMBING - Idlib - Air strikes and shelling by regime forces killed 10 civilians in Kafr Aweid in rebel-held Idlib, as residents marked the holiday of Eid al-Fitr on June 5. Details
THAILAND - Country Risk Level - High
6/9/2019BOMBING - Ratchaburi - Residents living in downtown Ratchaburi may soon be ordered to evacuate their homes as authorities prepare to defuse 7 WWII-era bombs found in Mae Klong River. Details
TURKEY - Country Risk Level - High
6/12/2019COMBAT - Nusaybin - Turkish security forces neutralized four PKK terrorists as part of domestic security operations in the town of Nusaybin in southeastern Mardin province. Details
6/8/2019COMBAT - Tunceli - 5 female terrorists were neutralized in an operation launched by the Gendarmerie Special Operations Forces in a cave in the Kutu Deresi area of Tunceli. Details
6/5/2019COMBAT - Dogubeyazit - Turkey neutralized two PKK terrorists during air operations carried out in Agris Dogubayazit region. No additional details were released. Details
UNITED KINGDOM - Country Risk Level - High
6/15/2019BOMB THREAT - Eastbourne - Police in Sussex closed Birling Gap and Cow Gap beach, near Beachy Head, after the discovery of possible explosives. Members of the public warned to stay away. Details
UNITED STATES - Country Risk Level - High
6/12/2019BOMB THREAT - Manchester, TN - Local authorities are investigating two active pipe bombs found near Bonnaroo music festival in Manchester, Tennessee. Details
YEMEN REPUBLIC - Country Risk Level - Extreme
6/13/2019BOMBING - Sana A - Air strikes by the Saudi-led military coalition fighting in Yemen targeted an area north of Sanaa on June 13, a day after Houthi missile attack on Saudi airport Details

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