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  • Venezuela
    2016-12-02T17:51
    Latest Update: Safety and security - Increase your vigilance and remain alert and cautious at all times during December.
  • Gambia
    2016-12-02T16:02
    Latest update: Summary – the block on internet and outgoing international calls during the election has now been lifted
  • Ethiopia
    2016-12-02T15:02
    Latest update: Summary – with the exception of the woreda (district) of north Gonder, the FCO no longer advise against all but essential travel to the Amhara and Oromia regions
  • Georgia
    2016-12-02T14:07
    Latest update: Entry requirements section – Georgia has a very strict anti-drugs policy, which can cause serious problems for travellers and in some cases lead to administrative and criminal proceedings; you should carry a doctor’s prescription if you intend to travel with prescription medicine and declare the items on arrival, by filling in a customs declaration form
  • Uganda
    2016-12-02T12:44
    Latest update: Summary – between 24 and 27 November, 2016, there were a series of violent clashes in Kasese District (western Uganda), including the town of Kasese, between the Ugandan security forces and the royal guards of the Rwenzururu Kingdom, resulting in significant loss of life; you should exercise caution if travelling to the area, avoid crowds and follow local media for the ...
  • Nicaragua
    2016-12-02T11:11
    Latest update: Safety and security section (Sea travel) - safety regulations and standards vary greatly; you should check the operator’s insurance cover before beginning your journey; in January 2016 a passenger boat travelling between islands off the Atlantic coast sank with the loss of 13 lives
  • Thailand
    2016-12-01T17:28
    Latest update: Summary and Terrorism section - Thai security authorities have said that in October 2016 they disrupted the planning of attacks in Bangkok; further incidents are possible throughout Thailand; the Thai authorities have on a number of occasions warned of the possibility of attacks to coincide with symbolic dates or holidays
  • Senegal
    2016-12-01T16:11
    Latest update: Entry requirements section – a passport with at least three months’ validity is required for visitors entering Senegal on a one-way airline ticket; if you possess a return airline ticket, your passport will be valid for the proposed duration of your stay
  • Benin
    2016-12-01T15:47
    Latest update: Summary & Local law and customs section – Voodoo Day is celebrated annually in early January; make sure you’ve arranged suitable travel and accommodation, take necessary precautions and watch out for pickpockets
  • Indonesia
    2016-12-01T13:27
    Latest update: Summary – a major protest is planned for central Jakarta on Friday 2 December 2016, starting at 8am; expect a heightened security presence throughout the city and possible disruption to your travel plans; you should avoid all demonstrations and gatherings as they could turn violent with little notice
  • Ghana
    2016-12-01T12:16
    Latest update: Summary and safety and security section - Ghana’s presidential and parliamentary elections are due to be held on 7 December 2016; demonstrations could occur at any time in any part of the country before, during and after the elections; you should be vigilant, avoid all demonstrations, rallies, offices of political parties and buildings associated with the elections ...
  • India
    2016-12-01T11:58
    Latest update: Summary – removal of information about runway maintenance at Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport; currency update; foreign nationals can exchange foreign money for Indian currency notes up to a limit of 5,000 rupees per week until 15 December 2016; Local laws and customs section - on 30 November 2016 India's supreme court ruled the national anthem must be ...
  • Cameroon
    2016-12-01T11:44
    Latest update: Summary – removal of information and advice about polio vaccination certificate requirements
  • Uzbekistan
    2016-12-01T11:20
    Latest update: Summary - presidential elections will be held on Sunday 4 December 2016; there may be some increase in identity and security checks
  • Netherlands
    2016-12-01T11:05
    Latest update: Summary - there may be increased security in place over the Christmas and New Year period, including at Christmas markets and other major events that might attract large crowds; you should remain vigilant and follow the advice of local authorities
  • Italy
    2016-12-01T11:03
    Latest update: Summary - there may be increased security in place over the Christmas and New Year period, including at Christmas markets and other major events that might attract large crowds; you should remain vigilant and follow the advice of local authorities
  • USA
    2016-12-01T11:02
    Latest update: Summary – there are currently wildfires burning in the mountains surrounding Gatlinburg, Tennessee; you should monitor the local news channels and follow the instructions issued by the local authorities, including any evacuation orders
  • Germany
    2016-12-01T10:59
    Latest update: Summary - there may be increased security in place over the Christmas and New Year period, including at Christmas markets and other major events that might attract large crowds; you should remain vigilant and follow the advice of local authorities
  • France
    2016-12-01T10:57
    Latest update: Summary - there may be increased security in place over the Christmas and New Year period, including at Christmas markets and other major events that might attract large crowds; you should remain vigilant and follow the advice of local authorities
  • Denmark
    2016-12-01T10:50
    Latest update: Summary - there may be increased security in place over the Christmas and New Year period, including at Christmas markets and other major events that might attract large crowds; you should remain vigilant and follow the advice of local authorities

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