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Latest update: Summary and Safety & security section (Border areas) â€“ the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) now advise against all but essential travel to within 6km of the Syrian border between routes 15 and 35 due to the risk of small arms fire, stray mortars, or other attacks in the area; Safety and security section (Road travel) â€“ thereâ€™s a risk of flash floods in wadis ...
Latest update: editorial amendments to the Summary, Terrorism and Safety & security sections
Latest update: Summary - removal of information and advice about fires in central and southern Chile and flooding and bad weather conditions in the Atacama region
Latest update: Summary - removal of information and advice about severe weather affecting California
Latest update: this advice has been reviewed and re-issued without amendment
Latest update: Summary â€“ updated number of British nationals visiting Peru
Latest update: Safety and security section (Air travel) - UK government staff have been advised to avoid travelling on INSEL Air due to safety concerns
Latest update: Summary - a month of protests and general strikes has been announced in the Terai region starting on 21 February 2017; you should monitor local media and avoid places where mass meetings are being held
Latest update: Summary - updated number of British nationals visiting Cambodia
Latest update: Safety and security section - although the political situation in Guinea has stabilised following the closely contested presidential elections in 2015, there are ongoing political tensions; these have led to sporadic violent demonstrations in the capital with demonstrators blocking roads near the airport; monitor local media reports and keep away from large demonstrations ...
Summary: Safety and Security - Presidential and parliamentary elections were held on Sunday 19 February 2017. Final results have not yet been announced. There are currently demonstrations in the vicinity of the National Elections Council in Quito. Protests are also reported in Guayaquil.
- South Africa
Latest update: Summary â€“ removal of information and advice about Tropical Cyclone Dineo forecast to bring hazardous sea and weather conditions to parts of KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and Limpopo (including Kruger National Park) from around 16 February
Latest update: Summary â€“ removal of information and advice about tropical Cyclone Dineo forecast to bring hazardous weather conditions to Lomahasha, Big Bend and Matsamo from around 17 February
Latest update: Summary â€“ removal of information and advice about Tropical Cyclone Dineo forecast to bring hazardous sea and weather conditions to parts of Mozambique from around 15 February 2017
Latest update: Summary â€“ removal of information about the closure of the Mahendranagar - Bambassa border crossing between India and Nepal, from 12 to 14 February
Latest update: Summary - information and advice for Manchester United fans travelling to the match against Saint-Ã‰tienne
Latest update: Summary - removal of information and advice about large rallies in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday 18 February 2017
Latest update: Summary â€“ a police strike in the state of Espirito Santo has led to increased street violence, particularly in the city of VitÃ³ria; you should take extra care and monitor local media for updates and advice; you should avoid all demonstrations and follow the advice of the local authorities; tourist police in Rio de Janeiro are not currently issuing police reports due to ...
Latest update: Summary â€“ addition of a link to information about EU restrictive measures
Latest update: Summary â€“ Leicester City FC take on Sevilla FC in the Champions League on Wednesday 22 February 2017; information and advice page for travelling fans
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