Tag Archives: Somalia

103018 – World Status Report

Official sources report on risks due to: conflict and terrorism in Nigeria, Egypt, Bahrain, Benin, Niger; crime and social unrest in Comoros, Ethiopia; natural disasters in Philippines, Northern Mariana Islands; law and culture in Nigeria, Mali, Indonesia, Philippines; demonstrations in Cameroon, Guinea, Senegal, Sri Lanka; health risks in Syria, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Papua New Guinea, Nigeria, Somalia, Zimbabwe, Senegal, Guyana; entry and exit requirements in Kuwait, China, United Arab Emirates; and various risks in Mexico and Azerbaijan and risks in various countries due to outbreaks of Polio, Typhoid, Dengue, Malaria and Ebola.

100918 – World Status Report

Official sources report on risks due to: conflict and terrorism in Jordan and Uganda; crime and social unrest in Ukraine, Jordan; natural disasters in Indonesia, Japan, Russian Federation, South Korea, North Korea, China, Guam, Nicaragua, and Cambodia; law and culture in Burundi and Jordan; demonstrations in Gabon, Peru, and Ethiopia; health risks in Zimbabwe, Niger, Nigeria, and Saudi Arabia; and risks due to outbreaks in various countries of West Nile virus, Legionnaires’ disease, Influenza A(H5N6), Poliomyelitis, MERS-CoV, and Ebola.

073118 – World Status Report

The Canada and UK governments, and the UN warn of risks of conflict and terrorism in Bangladesh, Chad, Eritrea, Mozambique, Rwanda, and Syria; warn of risks due to recent natural disasters in Greece, Laos, Latvia, Sweden, Cambodia, Indonesia, and Japan; warn of potential risk of violence at demonstrations in Cameroon, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Iraq, Malawi, Mali, Pakistan, and Zimbabwe; and warn of crime and social unrest in Jamaica and Peru. The U.S. and UK governments, the CDC, and the ECDC warn of various security and health risks in Burma, Somalia, Nigeria, and Egypt, Italy, Greece, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, and French Reunion. WHO and the ECDC report on the end of the recent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

080217 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Somalia, Venezuela, Republic of South Sudan, Philippines, Mali, North Korea, Jordan, and Egypt. The CDC reports on Yellow Fever in Brazil; Polio on Nigeria, the DRC, and Syria; Dengue in Sri Lanka, Measles in France and DRC; Chickenpox in Pakistan. The United Nations report concerns of unrest in Mauritania. Read as well health and safety recommendations on Hot Weather, Traveling with Medications, and more in the Recommended Reading / Viewing section of this post.

011817 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Kenya and Somalia. The CDC shares recommendations for travelers celebrating Carnival and Mardi Gras outside of the U.S., and for travelers planning to go to Zika endemic countries in Southeast Asia. International SOS shares the article “Safe travels: Don’t leave home without plans for an emergency”.

052516 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel U.S. Department of State Somalia Travel Warning. The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to Somalia because of continuous threats by the al-Qaida affiliated terrorist group, al-Shabaab. Take Enhanced Precautions CDC Yellow Fever advisory.  The Ministry of Health in the countries of Democratic Republic of the Congo and […]

100715 – 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 10/02/2015 Chad Travel Warning. This Travel Warning is being issued to remind U.S. citizens that on September 11, the Department […]