Tag Archives: Iraq

062917 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) warns about risks for travel to Ukraine, Burundi, Algeria, Iraq, Burkina Faso, Colombia, Ethiopia, and Chad. DOS also alerts to the Hurricane and Typhoon Season. The CDC updates the MERS in the Arabian Peninsula advisory, and alerts about a chickenpox outbreak in Pakistan. The CDC shares recommendations for Hajj and Umrah in Saudi Arabia, and how to identify symptoms of heat related medical conditions and recommendations to avoid the heat.

020117 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Iraq, Libya, and Turkey. The CDC publishes a travel advisory about Avian Flu (H7N9) in China. International SOS shares recommendations related to the U.S. temporary immigration restrictions, travel tips for a safe and healthy Chinese New Year, and recommends an article on how to avoid an in-flight medical accident.

071416 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns against travel to South Sudan and Iraq, notes increasing risks of travel to Bangladesh and Venezuela, and alerts of increased risks of attending large events. The WHO reports on the Yellow Fever outbreak situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and gives recommendations to travelers about Measles in Brazil. The United Nations recommend action amid fears of renewed fighting in South Sudan. International SOS provides tips for summer travel to Brazil, and share their input on travel risk level in Turkey after recent bombings.

051216 – World Status Report

Take Enhanced Precautions CDC MERS in the Arabian Peninsula. Cases of MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) have been identified in multiple countries in the Arabian Peninsula. There have also been cases in several other countries in travelers who have been to the Arabian Peninsula and, in some instances, their close contacts. Zika News CDC Zika […]

121715 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel CDC Ebola standing travel notice. CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea¬†because of an unprecedented outbreak of Ebola. U.S. Department of States Ukraine Travel Warning. The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to defer all travel to Crimea and the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk, and recommends […]

112515 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel CDC Ebola standing travel notice. CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea because of an unprecedented outbreak of Ebola. U.S. Department of State North Korea Travel Warning. The Department of State strongly recommends against all travel by U.S. citizens to North Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, or […]

093015 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel CDC Ebola standing travel notice. CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea and Sierra Leone because of unprecedented outbreaks of Ebola in those countries. U.S. Department of State 09/29/2015 Tunisia Travel Alert. The U.S. Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the risks of travel to Tunisia and […]