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16-Jan-2019 18:49
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information and advice relating to the terrorist attack in the Riverside area of Nairobi on 15/16 January; the British High Commission Nairobi will reopen for routine business on Thursday 17 January; addition of link to information on support available to those affected by the incident

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16-Jan-2019 18:01
 

Latest update: Entry requirements section (Visas) - correction to existing information on maximum duration of visa-free stay in Cape Verde; from 1 January 2019, if you have a British Citizen passport you can enter Cape Verde as a visitor for stays of up to 30 days without a visa

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16-Jan-2019 15:28
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information; national and local elections will be held across the Philippines on 13 May 2019; the official election period runs from 13 January to 12 June; the Philippines Bureau of Immigration have specifically warned foreign nationals against participating in any protests and political rallies; you should avoid any demonstrations and follow the advice of local authorities

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16-Jan-2019 15:11
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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16-Jan-2019 15:07
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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16-Jan-2019 14:05
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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16-Jan-2019 13:25
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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16-Jan-2019 13:17
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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16-Jan-2019 11:13
 

Latest update: Local laws and customs section - updated information and advice on Chinese laws and procedures relating to the arrest and detention of suspects of crime

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15-Jan-2019 17:30
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information on widespread disruption, including violent protests, in the capital Harare and the cities of Bulawayo, Kadoma, Mutare, and Marondera; you should exercise caution if in these areas and monitor local media and this travel advice for updates

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15-Jan-2019 17:23
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about previous states of emergency in St Catherine North State and parts of Kingston, which have now expired; a state of emergency remains in the Parish of St James, including Montego Bay

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15-Jan-2019 15:46
 

Latest update: Health section - an outbreak of Hantavirus has been reported in Epuyén, Province of Chubut in southern Argentina; for more information and advice, visit the website of the National Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)

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15-Jan-2019 14:13
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Oblast (GBAO)) - on 13 January a clash in Khorog between local youths and security forces resulted in the use of non-lethal weapons and 1 person was hospitalised; there's the possibility of further unrest; if you're travelling in the region, you should remain vigilant in public places and be alert to any security announcements by the Tajik authorities

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15-Jan-2019 13:24
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about bus crash incident on 11 January

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15-Jan-2019 11:50
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information following the extension of a partial state of emergency on 11 January for a further 6 months

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15-Jan-2019 11:21
 

Latest update: this advice has been reviewed in full; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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15-Jan-2019 10:58
 

Latest update: Local laws and customs section - smoking is prohibited in all public places, workplaces, transport and other outdoor places within 50 metres of a public place; electronic cigarettes and shisha (water-pipe tobacco) are banned; Health section - there are regular outbreaks of cholera

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15-Jan-2019 09:46
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information on political tensions following election period in late 2018

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15-Jan-2019 09:24
 

Latest update: Money section - updated information; in Dili, ATMs are limited; in districts, ATMs, banks or credit cards facilities are not available; bring small notes when travelling in districts as large denominations are hard to change

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14-Jan-2019 22:36
 

Summary - A high risk of avalanches exists in parts of Austria. There could also be associated travel disruption. Follow the advice of local authorities and your tour operator

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04-Jan-2019 17:46
 

Latest update: this advice has been reviewed in full; Summary - removal of information about movements of migrants through Guatemala

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04-Jan-2019 15:01
 

Latest update: Summary - amendments to general advice on protests and air pollution

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04-Jan-2019 14:52
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:52
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:51
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:51
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:51
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:50
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:50
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:49
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:49
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:49
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:49
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 14:37
 

Latest update: Summary - amendments to information about protests linked to the yellow vest (gilets jaunes) movement; removal of information about possible increased security over the Christmas and New Year period

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04-Jan-2019 12:39
 

Latest update: Summary - there have been violent protests in some towns and cities in Kerala over the issue of women accessing the Sabarimala temple; some public services have been disrupted in the wake of clashes between police and protesters; if you're in Kerala or due to travel there, you should monitor media reports closely, remain vigilant and avoid large public gatherings

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04-Jan-2019 10:03
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information on Tropical Storm Pabuk, which made landfall on the southern coast of Thailand on 4 January

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04-Jan-2019 00:19
 

Latest update: Summary - The Fiji Meteorological Service has issued a cyclone alert. Tropical Cyclone Mona is approaching Fiji and may strengthen to a category 2 cyclone by 5 January, bringing strong winds and heavy rain.

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03-Jan-2019 14:56
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information following a commuter train crash on the Great Belt Bridge on 2 January; all trains between the islands of Funen and Zealand have now returned to service

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03-Jan-2019 05:19
 

Latest update: Summary - Tropical storm Pabuk expected to hit southern coast of Thailand between 3-5 January 2019. You should follow advice from local authorities.

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02-Jan-2019 17:48
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Political situation) - removal of information and advice for those attending New Year's Eve celebrations in Valparaiso

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02-Jan-2019 16:49
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information following the declaration of a partial state of emergency on 31 December

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02-Jan-2019 15:31
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about Tropical Cyclone Owen in December 2018

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02-Jan-2019 15:19
 

Entry requirements section (Visas) and summary - removal of information about FIFA World Cup FAN IDs

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02-Jan-2019 15:14
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information and advice on protests in Khartoum and elsewhere in Sudan

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02-Jan-2019 11:09
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Road travel) - addition of link to Living in Kuwait guide for information on driving licences for residents in Kuwait; addition of information on what to do if involved in a road traffic accident

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31-Dec-2018 17:32
 

Summary: Further protests may take place across France linked to the yellow vest (gilets jaunes) movement. This includes, but is not limited to, planned protests on New Years’ Eve. Recent demonstrations have led to violence and extensive damage to property, in Paris and in other towns and cities across the country. Motorists travelling through France may also still experience some delays or blockages caused by local demonstrators - you should drive with caution as some protestors may be based on roads, motorways and toll booths. In all cases, you should avoid any demonstrations if at all possible and follow the advice of the local authorities.

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31-Dec-2018 16:05
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information; heightened security measures during public holidays and festivals, including during New Year celebrations

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31-Dec-2018 13:40
 

Latest update: Terrorism section - addition of factual information; on 31 December 2018 an IED exploded at the entrance to the South Seas shopping mall in Cotabato City; another IED was found at the same shopping mall with authorities carrying out a controlled explosion

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31-Dec-2018 13:03
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information on planned strike action by immigration officers in late December

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31-Dec-2018 12:01
 

Latest update: Summary - The World Youth Day celebrations take place from 22 to 27 January 2019; if you're travelling to Panama for the celebrations, check our dedicated information and advice page

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31-Dec-2018 11:33
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information following elections on 30 December 2018

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31-Dec-2018 09:24
 

Latest update: Summary - Voting for the Bangladesh National Elections took place on 30 December 2018; there were reports of violence during campaigning and on election day; political rallies with the potential for disorder, or clashes between groups and with law enforcement agencies, may still take place; you’re advised to avoid large gatherings and political rallies.

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30-Dec-2018 16:09
 

Latest update: Summary - There have been calls for further demonstrations, including in Khartoum, on 31 December and 1 January (Sudanese Independence Day), which have led to a state of emergency and curfews being imposed in several towns and cities across Sudan

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30-Dec-2018 03:34
 

Latest Update: Summary - The Fiji Meteorological Service has issued a cyclone alert for Fiji. The weather system is due to affect Fiji from 31 December 2018.

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28-Dec-2018 21:13
 

Terrorism Section - On 28 December a roadside blast killed two Vietnamese tourists and wounded 12 other people on a bus near the Giza pyramids.

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28-Dec-2018 14:30
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information on blockades in Copacabana

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28-Dec-2018 13:55
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information and advice about anti-government protests in late December 2018

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28-Dec-2018 13:36
 

Latest update: Summary and Entry requirements section (Visas) - 2018 FIFA World Cup FAN IDs will no longer be valid as a visa to enter or remain in Russia after 31 December 2018; if you’re currently in Russia on your World Cup FAN ID, the Russian authorities have confirmed that you must leave the country on or before 31 December in order to comply with Russian migration law; it's not possible to extend your stay while in Russia; Entry requirements section (Passport validity) - addition of information on visas in expired passports

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28-Dec-2018 12:44
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information on protests across France; protests are planned for Saturday 29 December and New Year's Eve; you should avoid any demonstrations if at all possible and follow the advice of the local authorities

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28-Dec-2018 10:04
 

Latest update: Summary and Entry requirements section (Visas) - Visas on arrival are usually for a period of 1 month, but as of 24 December we've received some reports that shorter visas have been issued to some tourists; you should be aware that overstaying your visa could risk the imposition of penalty fines for overstaying

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28-Dec-2018 09:45
 

Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Political situation) - update on the potential for further unrest following the second round of the Presidential elections on 19 December 2018, with protests taking place often without warning; you should avoid all protests and demonstrations

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27-Dec-2018 16:50
 

Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Local travel) - revised information; when using public transport you must validate your ticket when you board or you could be fined

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27-Dec-2018 16:42
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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27-Dec-2018 16:39
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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27-Dec-2018 16:34
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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27-Dec-2018 16:32
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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27-Dec-2018 13:44
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Nazca lines) - if you're planning to overfly the Nazca Lines, check the airline company is licensed and has a good safety record; Entry requirements section (Travelling with children) - if one parent has committed certain crimes, the other parent can request a judicial written permission from the judge

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27-Dec-2018 11:36
 

Latest update: Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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27-Dec-2018 11:32
 

Latest update: Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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27-Dec-2018 11:29
 

Latest update: Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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27-Dec-2018 10:31
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information on the Catania area and airport following the recent eruption of Mount Etna; if travelling, you should follow the advice of local authorities and check the Catania Airport website

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27-Dec-2018 09:35
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information on martial law; Summary and Safety and security section (Crimea) - removal of information on 29 November announcement on foreigners travelling to Crimea; Safety and security section (Crimea) to enter or exit Crimea, foreign nationals will need to provide their passport and a special permit issued by the territorial body of the State Migration Service of Ukraine

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27-Dec-2018 01:27
 

Latest Update: Summary - On 26 December 2018, the United States Transport Security Administration issued a public notice highlighting poor aviation security at Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport.

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26-Dec-2018 14:05
 

Summary and Terrorism section - update to factual information following attack on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Tripoli on 25 December

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24-Dec-2018 14:47
 

Latest update: Summary - The Catania airport (Sicily) is currently closed due to the recent Etna volcanic eruption; local authorities are monitoring the situation closely; if you’re visiting the hotspot, you should exercise caution and check the Catania Airport website for flight updates before travel

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24-Dec-2018 10:55
 

Latest update: Summary and Natural disasters section - on Saturday 22 December volcanic activity caused a tsunami that affected the coastline around the Sunda Strait which lies between Western Java and the South of Sumatra causing significant damage, loss of life and casualties; the Mount Anak Krakatau volcano, located off the coast close to the affected areas, remains active; before travelling to these coastal areas of Western Java and the South of Sumatra you should check with your travel operator, monitor local media and follow the advice of the local authorities

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24-Dec-2018 09:44
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information on new airport in Instanbul

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23-Dec-2018 06:15
 

Summary: Removal of warning relating to tropical storm Cilida.

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23-Dec-2018 02:45
 

Summary: On Saturday 22 December 2018 the coastline around the Sunda Strait which lies between Java and South Sumatra experienced a tsunami/high-tide, with damage and casualties reported. If you are in the area, please follow the local authorities’ advice. The British Embassy is in contact the Indonesian authorities and monitoring the situation closely.

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21-Dec-2018 19:21
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information on the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 19:08
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 18:56
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 18:45
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 18:37
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 17:08
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 17:00
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 16:38
 

Latest update - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 16:22
 

Latest update: Summary - amended text; the Mauritian authorities have advised that tropical storm Cilida has been upgraded to a class 2 cyclone warning

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21-Dec-2018 16:20
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 16:12
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 16:02
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 15:43
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 15:33
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about consular support

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21-Dec-2018 15:24
 

Latest update: Summary - update of information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 15:06
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 14:47
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 14:34
 

Latest update: Summary and Entry requirements section (Travelling with children (under 18)) - information on travelling with children has been revised in full

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21-Dec-2018 14:33
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 13:41
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information on sporadic protests, which have led to a state of emergency and curfews being imposed in several towns and cities across Sudan

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21-Dec-2018 13:26
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 13:17
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Crime) and Terrorism section - update to factual information following murder of 2 foreign nationals while hiking near Mount Toubkal in December

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21-Dec-2018 13:10
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information on road safety and air pollution

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21-Dec-2018 12:58
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 12:55
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Crime) - there has been an increase in reports of theft or loss of items from checked luggage on departure from Boa Vista airport; airport authorities are investigating; many airlines recommend that passengers carry any valuables in hand luggage; Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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21-Dec-2018 12:18
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 12:11
 

Latest update: Summary - You should be particularly vigilant before and during Carnival and the festive period when large number of people gather in parties on the street; Rio’s New Year’s Eve celebration on Copacabana Beach (Reveillon) attracted 2.4 million people in 2017; Summary and Entry requirements (Travelling with children) - if you’re a single parent or guardian travelling with a child, you may need additional documentation; this applies if one parent is Brazilian, even if your child only holds a British passport

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21-Dec-2018 11:57
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Political situation) - those planning to spend New Year’s Eve in Valparaiso should monitor local news outlets and follow the authorities’ security advice; the recent escalation of violence by those involved in the Valparaiso Port Workers Strike may impact on the traditional celebrations in the town

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21-Dec-2018 11:50
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 11:38
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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21-Dec-2018 11:35
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Dec-2018 11:20
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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21-Dec-2018 09:42
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full

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20-Dec-2018 18:28
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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20-Dec-2018 18:15
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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20-Dec-2018 18:01
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information following announcement by the DRC electoral commission that the upcoming elections will be delayed by 7 days; elections are now scheduled for 30 December

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20-Dec-2018 17:54
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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20-Dec-2018 17:42
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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20-Dec-2018 17:24
 

Latest update: Summary - update of information about the availability of consular support

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18-Dec-2018 14:24
 

Latest update: Summary - on 15 December near Kitabi, on the edge of the Nyungwe Forest National Park, a military incursion killed a number of civilians; if you’re travelling near the DRC/Rwanda and Burundi/Rwanda borders or through Nyungwe Forest, make sure you check this travel advice and the travel advice for DRC and Burundi

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18-Dec-2018 13:08
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information on fuel protests

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18-Dec-2018 11:10
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Crime) - this sub-section has been reviewed with amendments

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18-Dec-2018 10:32
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of link to information page for the Barcelona v Tottenham match on 11 December

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18-Dec-2018 10:31
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of link to information page for the MOL Vidi FC v Chelsea match on 13 December

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18-Dec-2018 10:02
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full

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18-Dec-2018 09:19
 

Latest update: Summary and Health section - update to Medical Advice (Cannabis Derived Products), African Swine Fever Virus (ASF) and Animal Product Restrictions

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17-Dec-2018 18:17
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information on recent protests across France

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17-Dec-2018 18:06
 

Latest update: Summary - a prominent opposition leader is due to return to Sudan on Wednesday 19 December and be received by supporters in Omdurman that evening; there is a possibility of increased congestion around the airport, Africa Street, Embassy, Nile Street, and Omdurman on Wednesday afternoon/evening; you should exercise vigilance and avoid large crowds or gatherings

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17-Dec-2018 10:59
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Political situation) and summary - factual updates to information on political unrest; the FCO continues to advise against all but essential travel to Nicaragua

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14-Dec-2018 18:54
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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Update Date:
14-Dec-2018 18:45
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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Update Date:
14-Dec-2018 18:39
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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14-Dec-2018 18:24
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about the availability of consular support

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14-Dec-2018 17:50
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Crime) - addition of link to safety and security guide for returning citizens issued by the Jamaican Constabulary Force

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14-Dec-2018 17:46
 

Latest update: Entry requirements section (Visas) - addition of link to Djibouti e-visa website; you should get a visa before travelling; Entry requirements section (ETDs) - addition of information on acceptance of UK Emergency Travel Documents; Summary - updated information on availability of consular support

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14-Dec-2018 17:45
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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14-Dec-2018 17:35
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Road travel) - addition of information on re-registering cars with Italian licence plates if moving to Italy; Safety and security section (Crime) - updated advice on train travel

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14-Dec-2018 17:23
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information on ongoing protests across France, with further demonstrations expected on Saturday 15 December; removal of information about search for attacker in Strasbourg shooting incident on 11 December, which has now concluded

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14-Dec-2018 17:07
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Political situation) and summary - update on the potential for further unrest in the run-up to the second round of the Presidential elections on 19 December 2018, with protests taking place often without warning; you should avoid all protests and demonstrations; Summary - addition of information about availability of consular assistance

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14-Dec-2018 17:01
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information about damage to the road network following the 2018 wet season; addition of information about the availability of consular support; removal of information about a dam breach in the Attapeu region in August 2018; Entry requirements section (Passport validity) - addition of information on blank pages in passports

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14-Dec-2018 17:01
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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14-Dec-2018 16:52
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Transport safety) - updated information and advice on interstate bus transport; Summary - addition of information on availability of consular support

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14-Dec-2018 16:33
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about availability of consular support

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Update Date:
14-Dec-2018 16:27
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information on local and regional elections taking place on 16 December; removal of information about flooding in the rainy season earlier in 2018; updated information on availability of consular support

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14-Dec-2018 16:11
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about public gatherings on 8 December; addition of information about availability of consular support

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Update Date:
14-Dec-2018 14:58
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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Update Date:
14-Dec-2018 14:43
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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Update Date:
14-Dec-2018 12:29
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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Update Date:
14-Dec-2018 12:06
 

Latest update: Summary - update to information about the availability of consular support

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Update Date:
13-Dec-2018 17:36
 

Latest update: Summary - Severe Tropical Cyclone Owen is likely to bring destructive winds, heavy rainfall and dangerous storm tides over the next few days; this weather system is forecast to pass across the North coast of the Northern Territory and North West coast of Queensland in the Gulf of Carpentaria; you can monitor weather updates from the Bureau of Meteorology and should follow the advice of local authorities, including any evacuation orders

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13-Dec-2018 17:29
 

Latest update: Terrorism section and summary - updated information on the security environment in the north-east of Nigeria, which has deteriorated in 2018; the FCO continue to advise against all travel to Borno, Yobe, Gombe and Adamawa; Terrorism section - updated information on the threat of terrorist kidnap

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13-Dec-2018 16:47
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Local travel) and summary - addition of information and advice about the risk of localised civil unrest in Yendi, Tamale and surrounding areas from 14 December 2018 to 19 January 2019

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Update Date:
13-Dec-2018 14:59
 

Latest update: Entry requirements section (Passport validity) - addition of information on passport issues for those holding both British and Omani nationalities

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Update Date:
13-Dec-2018 11:19
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Demonstrations) and summary - there have been calls for unauthorised protests on 17 December 2018 in unspecified locations across the country; Summary - removal of information about parliamentary elections held in November and early December 2018

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Update Date:
13-Dec-2018 10:33
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information to reflect extension of martial law in Mindanao by one year to 31 December 2019

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Update Date:
12-Dec-2018 15:06
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about bushfires in Queensland

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Update Date:
12-Dec-2018 12:07
 

Latest update: Terrorism section and summary - updated information and advice on the threat from terrorism in Kazakhstan, reflecting a reduced threat; Safety and security section (Air travel) and summary - removal of information about all Kazakh airlines being removed from EU banned list in 2016

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Update Date:
12-Dec-2018 10:09
 

Latest update: Summary - following a shooting incident in the city of Strasbourg in north-eastern France on the evening of 11 December, the attacker remains unaccounted for; a large police and gendarmerie operation (with military reinforcements) remains underway in the city of Strasbourg and surrounding areas; you should exercise caution and follow the advice of the French authorities at all times

Update Date:
12-Dec-2018 10:03
 

Latest update: Summary - change to advice against travel; the FCO now advise against all but essential travel to the DRC, including the capital city Kinshasa; areas of the country where the FCO already advise against all travel are unchanged; if you’re currently in the DRC and your continued presence is not essential, you should consider leaving the country by commercial means before 17 December

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11-Dec-2018 12:04
 

Latest update: this advice has been reviewed in full, with updates to the Safety and security (Crime, Swimming and Political situation) and Health sections

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Update Date:
11-Dec-2018 11:45
 

Latest update: Summary - Chelsea take on MOL Vidi FC in a UEFA Europa League group match in Budapest on Thursday 13 December; if you're travelling to Hungary for the match, check our dedicated information and advice page for travelling fans in addition to this travel advice

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Update Date:
11-Dec-2018 10:56
 

Latest update: Summary - changes to areas where the FCO advise against all travel and all but essential travel, including removal of advice against travel in some areas of northern and eastern Lebanon; addition of information on criminality in parts of the Bekka and information on travel in southern Lebanon

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Update Date:
10-Dec-2018 16:28
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information on protests

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Update Date:
10-Dec-2018 16:26
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about expected protests in Brussels on 8 December

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Update Date:
10-Dec-2018 14:06
 

Latest update: Safety and security section - updated information on protests in Basra earlier in 2018, and on internally displaced people in Dohuk, Kurdistan Region; Natural disasters section - addition of information on recent seismic activity

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Update Date:
10-Dec-2018 13:54
 

Latest update: Summary - minor amendment to information on December elections

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Update Date:
09-Dec-2018 18:01
 

This advice has been reissued with additional information in the Safety & Security and Road Travel sections and the addition of a Natural Disasters section, with information on earthquakes.

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 20:25
 

Latest update: Summary - protest march planned for the centre of Bamako on 8 December. Terrorism - update to list of recent terrorist attacks in Mali.

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 16:38
 

Latest update: Terrorism section - editorial amendment to information on vigilance around significant occasions and public holidays

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 16:31
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about period of severe weather; minor amendments to information on political unrest

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 15:41
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about political demonstrations on 6 December

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 15:35
 

Latest update: this advice has been reviewed in full with amendments throughout

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 14:18
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Local travel) and summary - change to advice against travel; FCO advice against all travel to within 25km of Eritrea's land borders now excludes the border crossings at Debay Sima – Burre, Serha – Zalambessa and Kesadika (Adi Kuala) – Rama, plus the main paved roads leading to those crossings; Entry requirements section (Visas) - addition of information on entry stamps, which are not being issued at the newly re-opened land-border crossings from Ethiopia; Safety and security section (Crime) - updated information on incidents of crime

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 14:07
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Local travel) and summary - change to advice against travel; the FCO now advise against all but essential travel (rather than all travel) to within 10km of the border with Eritrea; this advice does not apply to the main road through Axum and Adigrat, tourist sites close to the road (eg Debre Damo and Yeha), and 3 border crossings and their main access roads; you should take local advice and not walk away from roads or towns unaccompanied

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 13:38
 

Latest update: Summary - amendment to information on states of emergency to reflect extensions to January 2019

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 13:01
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information and advice regarding protests expected in Brussels on Saturday 8 December

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Update Date:
07-Dec-2018 11:23
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information on continued protests against fuel prices across France, with demonstrations planned in Paris on Saturday 8 December

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 16:17
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 16:17
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 16:14
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 14:44
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 14:43
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 14:42
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 14:42
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 14:41
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 14:40
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 14:40
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 14:35
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 14:30
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 13:50
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information on 6 September earthquake in Hokkaido; removal of information on localized transport disruption in western Japan following Typhoon Jebi

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 12:17
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
06-Dec-2018 09:48
 

Latest update: Summary - A large public gathering is scheduled to take place in the Dataran Merdaka area of Kuala Lumpur on Saturday 8 December; checkpoints and other security measures may be in place; there is a separate public gathering in the Padang Timur area of Petaling Jaya (a Kuala Lumpur suburb) at the same time; you should exercise caution, monitor local information, and follow the advice of the local authorities

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 23:58
 

Summary: Removal of advice about earthquake and tsunami warning on 5 December

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 22:54
 

Summary: Removal of advice about earthquake and tsunami warning on 5 December

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 22:53
 

Summary: Removal of advice about earthquake and tsunami warning on 5 December

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 13:05
 

Latest update: Summary - Protests against fuel prices continue across France, leading to blocked roads and motorways in some areas; demonstrations are also planned in Paris on Saturday 8 December which could be widespread and could cause disruption; you should avoid demonstrations and follow the advice of the authorities

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 12:53
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 10:48
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full with amendments throughout

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 10:09
 

Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Crime) - update to advice against travel; the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to within 80 km (50 miles) of the Colombian border and within 40 km (25 miles) of the Brazilian border

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 09:10
 

Latest update: Summary - Political demonstrations are planned in the Töölö district of Helsinki on Thursday 6 December; you should avoid any demonstrations, remain vigilant and follow advice from the local authorities

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 07:30
 

Summary- On December 5, 2018, a magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck off the east coast of New Caledonia. A tsunami warning is in effect for the region including the southern islands of Vanuatu (Taefa Province) with reports of waves up to 3 metres. The Ni-Vanuatun authorities are advising an immediate evacuation from coastal areas to higher grounds and you should remain there until the local authorities give the all clear. British Nationals are advised to monitor local media and to listen to all radio outlets for the latest information from the local authorities.

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 07:23
 

Summary - A 7.6 magnitude earthquake has struck off the Loyalty Islands in New Caledonia triggering a Tsunami warning. Further large aftershocks have been reported. Anyone on low lying coastal areas should be prepared to move to higher ground. Please follow the advice of the local authorities and monitor media channels.

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Update Date:
05-Dec-2018 06:50
 

Summary - A 7.6 magnitude earthquake has struck off New Caledonia triggering a Tsunami warning. There is a risk the Tsunami could reach Fiji. Anyone on low lying coastal areas should be prepared to move to higher ground. Please follow the advice of the local authorities and monitor media channels.

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 17:54
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 17:53
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 17:52
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 17:51
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 17:51
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 17:50
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 17:24
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Summary - voting in the Bangladesh national election is scheduled to take place on 30 December 2018, with formal campaigning due to begin on 10 December; rallies with the potential for disorder may take place throughout this period; you're advised to avoid large gatherings and political rallies

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 16:47
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 15:39
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information on Israeli Defence Force operations; if travelling near military operational areas, you should adhere to all official instructions

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 15:36
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information on Israeli Defence Force operations; if travelling near military operational areas, you should adhere to all official instructions

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 14:54
 

Latest update: Summary - a national civic strike will be held on 10 December and access to the airports in La Paz and Santa Cruz may be restricted; check local advice before travelling; you should not cross blockades

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 14:44
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 14:38
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 12:16
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information on visa on arrival suspension during APEC Leaders' week; Entry requirements section (Visas) - revised information on visas; entry requirements can change so check the latest information with the Papua New Guinea Immigration & Citizenship Authority before travelling

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 11:41
 

Latest update: Summary - Tottenham take on FC Barcelona in a UEFA Champions League match in Barcelona on Tuesday 11 December; addition of link to our dedicated information and advice page for travelling fans

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 08:56
 

Latest update: Summary - Kidnappings in North West Cameroon

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Update Date:
04-Dec-2018 08:40
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 17:59
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of link to information and advice page for the England men's cricket matches in Sri Lanka in October and November 2018

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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 17:57
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of link to information and advice page for the Vorskla Poltava v Arsenal match on 29 November

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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 17:53
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information on the 7.0 magnitude earthquake outside Anchorage, Alaska on 30 November

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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 17:30
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Political situation) and summary - removal of information about the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Buenos Aires on 30 November and 1 December 2018

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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 17:11
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information about presidential elections in November 2018

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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 16:10
 

Latest update: Safety and security section and summary - revised information on heavy clashes between militia groups in late August and September 2018; Terrorism section - addition of information about an attack on the central Libyan town of Tazerbo on 24 November 2018, responsibility for which was claimed by Daesh

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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 14:28
 

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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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 14:27
 

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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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 14:27
 

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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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 14:25
 

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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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 14:24
 

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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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 14:24
 

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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Update Date:
03-Dec-2018 14:23
 

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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Update Date:
26-Nov-2018 12:34
 

Latest update: Safety and security section (Local travel) - removal of information on APEC Leaders' Week; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
26-Nov-2018 11:50
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information on fuel protests

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Update Date:
26-Nov-2018 11:13
 

Latest update: Local laws and customs section (Restricted areas) - updated weblink reflecting recent changes to Russian legislation

Update Date:
26-Nov-2018 09:44
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Summary and Safety and security section (Political situation) - the campaigning period for the 23 December elections runs from 22 November to 22 December; in line with previous elections, the British Embassy Kinshasa will temporarily withdraw non-essential staff and dependents from 17 December

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Update Date:
23-Nov-2018 16:35
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information on protests currently taking place in Réunion

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Update Date:
23-Nov-2018 14:53
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of information and advice on likely disruption in Buenos Aires from 29 November to 2 December due to the G20 Leaders’ Summit

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Update Date:
23-Nov-2018 14:40
 

Latest update: Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
23-Nov-2018 14:10
 

Latest update: Summary - protests are currently taking place in Réunion; there are reports of road blocks and barricades affecting some routes, including access to the airport; you should allow extra time for your journey; if you’re in an affected area, avoid protests, remain vigilant, keep in contact with your tour operator and follow the instructions issued by local authorities

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Update Date:
23-Nov-2018 12:30
 

Latest update: Summary - The British Embassy in Hanoi is aware that the Quest Festival, due to take place in Ba Vi outside Hanoi from 23 to 25 November has been unable to start on time and that festival goers are not currently being allowed entry to the site and their accommodation; if you're attending the event, you're advised to check the Quest Festival Facebook site and confirm that you will be allowed access to the site before travelling to the event

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Update Date:
23-Nov-2018 12:03
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information and advice following the suspension of operations by Cobalt Air; Safety and security section (Local travel) - addition of information on new crossing points between the Republic of Cyprus and the north of Cyprus

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Update Date:
23-Nov-2018 10:58
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
23-Nov-2018 10:17
 

Latest update: Summary - there are confirmed reports of an attack on the Chinese Consulate in the Clifton area of Karachi, on the morning of 23 November 2018; law enforcement agencies have now secured the area; you should remain vigilant and follow the advice of the local security authorities

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:53
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of link to Living in Country guide; Health section - revised information on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:29
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:29
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:29
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:28
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:28
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:27
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:26
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:25
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; removal of information about 11 November commemorations and 12 November public holiday; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:24
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:23
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:23
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 18:22
 

Latest update: Summary – addition of link to Living In country guide; Entry requirements section (Visas) - information on draft withdrawal agreement in principle between the UK and EU; Health section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 09:26
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 09:23
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
22-Nov-2018 09:22
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 17:39
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 17:38
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 17:36
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 17:34
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 15:07
 

Summary - Liverpool take on Paris Saint-Germain in a UEFA Champions League match in Paris on Wednesday 28 November; addition of link to our dedicated information and advice page for travelling fans

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 14:27
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information following October elections; Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 12:12
 

Latest update: Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 11:59
 

Latest update: Summary - Parliamentary elections will take place on 24 November and 1 December; there is likely to be a high security presence throughout the country in advance of, and over, this period; you should follow the advice of local authorities; Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 11:11
 

Latest update: Terrorism section - factual update to the list of attacks; Health Section – revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 10:48
 

Latest update: Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
21-Nov-2018 09:32
 

Latest update: Summary - Elections take place across Taiwan on 24 November with the results released in the evening; while elections in Taiwan usually pass without incident you should be mindful around large gatherings of people at this time, such as political rallies or protests

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Update Date:
20-Nov-2018 18:08
 

Latest update: Entry requirements section (Passport validity) - updated information; your passport should be valid for the proposed duration of your stay; you don’t need any additional period of validity on your passport beyond this

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Update Date:
20-Nov-2018 17:45
 

Latest update: Summary - updated information and advice following major protests in Port au Prince and elsewhere in Haiti from 17 to 19 November; disruption may continue throughout this week

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Update Date:
20-Nov-2018 16:55
 

Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Political situation) - factual update on general elections held in November 2018

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Update Date:
20-Nov-2018 16:35
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information; nationwide political rallies and demonstrations have been announced from Wednesday 21 November to Saturday 24 November 2018

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Update Date:
20-Nov-2018 14:48
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information on presidential elections; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
20-Nov-2018 09:15
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information; there are large and destructive wildfires in Butte County in North California and near Simi Valley, Ventura County in South California, with the fire perimeter extending south to Malibu in Los Angeles County; evacuation orders are in effect; removal of information on "red tide" algae and volcanic activity on Hawaii's Big Island

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Update Date:
20-Nov-2018 08:57
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
20-Nov-2018 06:43
 

Summary: APEC security forces in Port Moresby have attacked the Parliament building and set up road barricades reportedly in protest over non-payment of allowances. There is increased risk of opportunistic crime across the city. You should exercise vigilance and avoid all demonstrations or large gatherings. Monitor this travel advice for further updates.

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Update Date:
19-Nov-2018 15:15
 

Latest update: Summary - revised information; protests against fuel prices continue across France, leading to blocked roads and motorways in some areas; you should follow the advice of the authorities and allow extra time for your journey

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Update Date:
19-Nov-2018 09:24
 

Latest update: Summary - addition of information; grenade attack close to Amritsar, situation is currently normal

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 22:59
 

Summary - revised information; there are large wildfires in Butte County in North California and near Malibu, Los Angeles County in South California; evacuation orders are in effect; there are other smaller wildfires currently active throughout California. The air quality in Northern California, including the San Francisco Bay area is being severely affected by the ongoing wild fires.

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 17:26
 

Latest update: Summary - removal of information on a national strike; Safety and security section (Crime) - editorial amendments

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 17:08
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full with amendments throughout

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 16:06
 

Latest update: Summary and Terrorism section - updated information and advice on the threat from terrorism in Argentina, reflecting a reduced threat

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 15:09
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full and reissued without amendment

Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 15:09
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full and reissued without amendment

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 15:07
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full and reissued without amendment

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 15:06
 

Latest update: this advice has been reviewed in full and reissued without amendment

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 15:05
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full and reissued without amendment

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 15:04
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full and reissued without amendment

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 14:43
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 14:37
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 13:21
 

Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Shan State) - you’re advised to be vigilant in Taunggyi (Shan State) following the discovery on 16 November 2018 of an explosive device

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 13:06
 

Latest update: this advice has been reviewed in full and reissued without amendment

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Update Date:
16-Nov-2018 08:54
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
15-Nov-2018 18:00
 

Latest update: Summary - amendments to earlier information and advice on planned protests

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Update Date:
15-Nov-2018 16:51
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full; Health section - revised guidance on sources of health information before travel

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Update Date:
15-Nov-2018 16:34
 

Summary - Arsenal take on Vorskla Poltava in a UEFA Europa League match in Poltava on Thursday 29 November; addition of link to our dedicated information and advice page for travelling fans

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15-Nov-2018 14:39
 

Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full

A

Anguilla
Argentina
Austria
Austria
Australia
Angola
Algeria
Australia
Australia
Argentina
Argentina
Andorra
Angola
Argentina
Albania
Argentina

B

British Virgin Islands
Burkina Faso
Belgium
Burkina Faso
Bangladesh
Bolivia
Bangladesh
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Burundi
Brazil
Bhutan
Benin
Burkina Faso
Burma
Bahrain
Belgium
Belgium
Bangladesh
Bolivia
Burma
Benin
Bahrain
Belgium
Bangladesh
Burma
Brunei

C

Cape Verde
Cayman Islands
China
Cuba
Côte d'Ivoire
Czech Republic
Chile
Czech Republic
Colombia
Colombia
Cape Verde
Chile
Comoros
Central African Republic
Chad
Côte d'Ivoire
Cameroon
Cameroon
Czech Republic
Cyprus
Costa Rica
Chad
Côte d'Ivoire
China
Curaçao
Costa Rica

D

Denmark
Denmark
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Djibouti
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Djibouti
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Democratic Republic of the Congo

E

Egypt
El Salvador
Ecuador
Eswatini
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Equatorial Guinea
Ecuador
Eritrea
Ethiopia

F

France
Fiji
France
Fiji
France
France
France
France
France
Finland
France
French Polynesia
Fiji
France
Finland
Fiji
France
France
Fiji
France
French Polynesia

G

Guatemala
Germany
Guatemala
Guinea-Bissau
Gabon
Ghana
Ghana
Georgia
Guadeloupe
Georgia
Germany
Georgia

H

Haiti
Hungary
Hungary
Haiti
Haiti

I

Italy
India
Italy
Italy
Indonesia
Indonesia
Iraq
India
Indonesia
Italy
Iraq
Israel
Italy
Ireland
India

J

Jamaica
Jamaica
Jamaica
Japan

K

Kenya
Kuwait
Kosovo
Kazakhstan

L

Libya
Liechtenstein
Lesotho
Luxembourg
Laos
Lebanon
Libya
Luxembourg
Lebanon

M

Montserrat
Mali
Madagascar
Mauritius
Mauritius
Mali
Macao
Morocco
Monaco
Montserrat
Madagascar
Malaysia
Mali
Mayotte
Martinique
Malaysia
Malta
Montenegro
Monaco
Mayotte

N

Nepal
Netherlands
North Korea
Nigeria
Niger
Nepal
Nicaragua
Nigeria
Nicaragua
New Caledonia
New Caledonia
North Korea
New Caledonia
Nigeria
Nicaragua
Namibia
New Zealand
Nepal
Niger
Netherlands
Norway
Netherlands
Nepal
Nauru
New Caledonia

O

Oman

P

Philippines
Poland
Philippines
Portugal
Panama
Peru
Philippines
Philippines
Papua New Guinea
Palau
Philippines
Panama
Peru
Papua New Guinea
Poland
Papua New Guinea
Pakistan
Portugal
Poland
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay

Q

R

Russia
Russia
Rwanda
Réunion
Réunion
Rwanda
Russia
Réunion
Réunion
Romania
Réunion

S

San Marino
Sweden
Spain
Switzerland
Sudan
Sudan
São Tomé and Principe
South Africa
Sudan
San Marino
Spain
Sudan
Seychelles
St Pierre & Miquelon
St Martin and St Barthélemy
Singapore
Sierra Leone
Serbia
Spain
Sri Lanka
Switzerland
Sweden
Somalia
Switzerland
Sweden
Spain
Slovenia
Slovakia
St Pierre & Miquelon

T

Turks and Caicos Islands
Tajikistan
Timor-Leste
Thailand
Thailand
Tunisia
Tajikistan
Turkey
Togo
Tunisia
Timor-Leste
Taiwan
Togo
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Tanzania
The Occupied Palestinian Territories
Taiwan

U

Uganda
Ukraine
Uzbekistan
Ukraine
USA
USA
USA
Uruguay
Ukraine

V

Vanuatu
Venezuela
Vanuatu
Vietnam

W

Western Sahara
Wallis and Futuna
Wallis and Futuna
Wallis and Futuna

X

Y

Yemen

Z

Zimbabwe