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Mexico 5/28/2015 6:34:00 AM Chikungunya • • • • • • China 5/28/2015 4:16:00 AM Bird flu • • • • • • Australia 5/28/2015 7:30:00 AM Ross River fever surges to highest level for 20 years • • • • • • Bosnia and Herzegovina 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Georgia 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Germany 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Italy 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Kazakhstan 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Kyrgyzstan 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Russia 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Croatia 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Serbia 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Brazil 5/28/2015 4:44:00 AM Rise in dengue cases • • • • • • Ethiopia 5/28/2015 8:09:00 AM Ongoing measles outbreak • • • • • • Mongolia 5/28/2015 6:57:00 AM Measles outbreak • • • • • • Yemen 5/28/2015 6:14:00 AM Humanitarian crisis • • • • • • Austria 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • France 5/28/2015 7:35:00 AM Measles outbreaks continue, travel highlighted as a risk • • • • • • Korea, South 5/30/2015 2:15:00 AM Cases of MERS-CoV • • • • • • Qatar 5/29/2015 12:48:00 PM On Our Radar: MERS-CoV • • • • • • United States 5/28/2015 9:34:00 PM On Our Radar - Imported Lassa fever case in New Jersey • • • • • • Haiti 5/28/2015 9:20:00 AM On Our Radar - Cholera • • • • • • Dominican Republic 5/28/2015 10:13:00 AM On Our Radar - Cholera • • • • • • United States 5/29/2015 6:56:00 AM On Our Radar - Anthrax exposure in laboratories • • • • • • Korea, South 5/29/2015 6:58:00 AM On Our Radar - Anthrax exposure in a military base • • • • • • China 5/29/2015 11:13:00 AM First imported case of MERS-CoV in Guangdong, via Hong Kong • • • • • • Hong Kong (SAR) 5/29/2015 11:13:00 AM First imported case of MERS-CoV in Guangdong, via Hong Kong • • • • • • Thailand 5/29/2015 9:09:00 AM Southern provinces: Roadside bombing in Narathiwat reminder of risks posed by separatist insurgency (Revised 29 May) • • • • • • Macedonia 5/28/2015 3:10:00 AM Skopje: Avoid ongoing opposition protests outside Government Building; further rallies likely in coming days (Revised 28 May) • • • • • • Guatemala 5/30/2015 3:49:00 AM Guatemala City, urban centres: Avoid anti-government protests on 30 May as security precaution • • • • • • Russia 5/30/2015 3:49:00 AM Moscow: Avoid unauthorised gay pride rallies on 30 May due to potential for localised unrest • • • • • • Bolivia 5/28/2015 12:10:00 AM Potosi department: Reconfirm status of routes, avoid protests during indefinite strike • • • • • • Maldives 5/30/2015 3:53:00 AM Male: Avoid protest by resort employees on 30 May as security precaution, to minimise disruption • • • • • • Turkey 5/28/2015 3:04:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, disruption ahead of, during nationwide parliamentary elections on 7 June • • • • • • Libya 5/28/2015 5:08:00 AM Reported abduction of North Korean nationals in Sirte district underlines need to defer all travel • • • • • • Pakistan 5/28/2015 8:00:00 AM Sindh province: Explosions on railway tracks underline need to avoid all train travel • • • • • • Singapore 5/28/2015 8:02:00 AM Arrest of self-radicalised youths underlines low but credible risk of terrorism • • • • • • Turkey 5/28/2015 8:30:00 AM Istanbul: Avoid planned opposition rally on 30 May due to credible risk of violence • • • • • • Moldova 5/28/2015 8:35:00 AM Arrest of suspected Islamist extremists not indicative of increased travel risks • • • • • • India 5/28/2015 10:46:00 PM Rajasthan state: Disruption to ease as ethnic-Gujjar group ends protest blockade campaign • • • • • • India 5/28/2015 11:56:00 AM Haryana state: Curfew remains in place following communal violence in Atali village of Faridabad district • • • • • • Germany 5/28/2015 12:53:00 PM Bavaria: Anticipate disruption due to security measures ahead of G-7 summit from 7-8 June • • • • • • Nigeria 5/29/2015 12:02:00 AM Abuja: Expect travel disruption, heightened security due to inauguration of president on 29 May • • • • • • Greece 5/28/2015 1:28:00 PM Anarchist leader threatens attacks on government offices; exercise caution • • • • • • Turkey 5/28/2015 8:42:00 PM Istanbul: Avoid vicinity of Gezi Park anniversary protests on 31 May due to credible risk of unrest • • • • • • Iraq 5/29/2015 12:48:00 AM Baghdad: Fatal twin bombings underscores persistent insecurity, need to defer non-essential travel (Revised 29 May) • • • • • • Armenia 5/28/2015 11:42:00 PM Yerevan: Avoid protest over proposed energy price hike on 19 June; further related demonstrations possible • • • • • • Burundi 5/29/2015 6:12:00 PM Bujumbura, urban centres: Continue to minimise movement amid ongoing protests including grenade blasts (Revised 18.12 GMT) • • • • • • Japan 5/29/2015 4:24:00 AM Kagoshima prefecture: Defer all travel to Kuchinoerabu-jima island following eruption of Mount Shindake volcano • • • • • • Mexico 5/29/2015 4:26:00 AM Avoid political gatherings in lead-up to elections on 7 June as security precaution • • • • • • Sudan 5/29/2015 6:26:00 AM Abyei region: Fatal clashes underscore persistent risk of communal violence, need for professional security support • • • • • • New Caledonia 5/29/2015 7:14:00 AM Nouméa: Expect demonstrations, cash shortages at ATMs during ongoing indefinite strike by bank workers • • • • • • United Kingdom 5/29/2015 8:52:00 AM Anticipate disruption to rail travel if planned strikes on 4, 9-11 June proceed • • • • • • India 5/29/2015 8:58:00 AM Punjab, Delhi: Localised demonstrations likely to mark anniversary of 1984 military operation • • • • • • South Sudan 5/29/2015 9:18:00 AM Upper Nile: Further fighting likely at key strategic towns; avoid all travel • • • • • • Kosovo 5/29/2015 9:52:00 AM Anticipate, avoid further protests by supporters of disbanded paramilitary group • • • • • • Spain 5/30/2015 3:28:00 AM Madrid: Avoid vicinity of demonstration on 30 May at Plaza de las Palomas • • • • • • Saudi Arabia 5/29/2015 1:00:00 PM Dammam: Fatal bombing at Shia mosque reflects militant focus on sectarian targets; travel can continue (Revised 13.00 GMT) • • • • • • Colombia 5/29/2015 11:08:00 AM Fatal clashes in Arauca highlight continuing risks from guerrilla activity following end of unilateral ceasefire • • • • • • Lesotho 5/29/2015 11:16:00 AM Maseru: Travel security environment likely to remain stable despite alleged mutiny • • • • • • Azerbaijan 5/30/2015 3:48:00 AM Baku: Avoid planned opposition demonstration on 30 May as security precaution • • • • • • China 5/29/2015 11:31:00 AM Hong Kong: Avoid gatherings commemorating Tiananmen Square anniversary on 31 May, 4 June • • • • • • Hong Kong (SAR) 5/29/2015 11:31:00 AM Hong Kong: Avoid gatherings commemorating Tiananmen Square anniversary on 31 May, 4 June • • • • • • Macao, SAR 5/29/2015 11:31:00 AM Hong Kong: Avoid gatherings commemorating Tiananmen Square anniversary on 31 May, 4 June • • • • • • China 5/29/2015 11:38:00 AM Beijing: Anticipate heightened security ahead of, on 4 June anniversary of pro-democracy protests • • • • • • Hong Kong (SAR) 5/29/2015 11:38:00 AM Beijing: Anticipate heightened security ahead of, on 4 June anniversary of pro-democracy protests • • • • • • Macao, SAR 5/29/2015 11:38:00 AM Beijing: Anticipate heightened security ahead of, on 4 June anniversary of pro-democracy protests • • • • • • India 5/29/2015 11:58:00 AM Manipur: Rallies, localised security incidents expected in run-up to district council polls on 1 June • • • • • • Poland 5/30/2015 3:53:00 AM Gdansk: Anticipate disruption due to a LGBT parade on 30 May • • • • • • Philippines 5/29/2015 1:48:00 PM Bus hijacking underscores persistent risks associated with armed criminal activity • • • • • • Liberia 5/29/2015 3:49:00 PM Brief hostage-taking at palm oil plantation in Sinoe county underscores need for itinerary-specific advice • • • • • • Peru 5/29/2015 5:28:00 PM Lima, Puno, other urban centres: Avoid protests on 29 May related to ongoing nationwide teachers strike • • • • • • Mexico 5/29/2015 7:02:00 PM Teachers' union to strike from 1 June; avoid all demonstrations due to risk of unrest • • • • • • Denmark 5/29/2015 7:28:00 PM Denmark, Norway, Sweden: Flight disruption to ease after Norwegian pilots end strike • • • • • • Norway 5/29/2015 7:28:00 PM Denmark, Norway, Sweden: Flight disruption to ease after Norwegian pilots end strike • • • • • • Sweden 5/29/2015 7:28:00 PM Denmark, Norway, Sweden: Flight disruption to ease after Norwegian pilots end strike • • • • • • Niger 5/29/2015 8:12:00 PM Diffa region: Extension of state of emergency underscores need to avoid travel near Nigerian border • • • • • • Colombia 5/29/2015 8:35:00 PM Caldas department: Manizales airport resumes operations, flights to normalise • • • • • • Venezuela 5/30/2015 3:43:00 AM Caracas, urban centres: Avoid opposition protests on 30 May due to credible risk of unrest • • • • • • Spain 5/29/2015 11:57:00 PM Expect flight disruption due to series of nationwide airport strikes in coming weeks • • • • • • India 5/30/2015 2:17:00 AM Manipur: Ethnic-Kuki groups cancel strike planned for 31 May-1 June • • • • • • India 5/30/2015 3:01:00 AM India-administered Kashmir: Avoid protests during ongoing separatist campaign until 7 June, shutdown strike in Shopian on 30 May • • • • • •
 


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