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Medical & Security Alerts
Congo, Democratic Republic 4/26/2015 12:07:00 PM North Kivu: Kidnapping incidents highlight persistent threat; avoid all travel to rural areas • • • • • • Congo, Democratic Republic 4/27/2015 10:24:00 AM Moanda: Exercise caution in coming days as further unrest over reported killings possible • • • • • • Sudan 4/27/2015 12:27:00 AM South Kordofan: Rebel attacks highlight risk of violence during ongoing election cycle • • • • • • Sudan 4/27/2015 12:11:00 AM Darfur: Security incidents around Nyala underline persistent lawlessness, EXTREME travel rating • • • • • • Burundi 4/27/2015 9:59:00 AM Bujumbura: Minimise movement on 27 April due to ongoing demonstrations; credible risk of unrest • • • • • • Sierra Leone 4/25/2015 7:44:00 AM Ebola virus disease outbreak • • • • • • Brazil 4/26/2015 6:40:00 AM Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil: Reconfirm flight schedules as volcanic eruption significantly disrupts air travel in region • • • • • • El Salvador 4/25/2015 5:43:00 PM Frequent fatal attacks by gang members underscore need to strictly avoid public transport • • • • • • Nicaragua 4/25/2015 2:23:00 AM North Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region: Reconfirm routes, avoid likely protest roadblocks in Puerto Cabezas area • • • • • • Saudi Arabia 4/25/2015 10:57:00 AM Arrest of suspect in fatal shooting of police officers highlights latent threat of terrorist activity • • • • • • Israel 4/26/2015 1:30:00 PM Tel Aviv: Explosion in Givatayim area criminally motivated, does not indicate increased risks to travellers • • • • • • Cameroon 4/26/2015 10:44:00 AM North region: Killings, kidnappings in border area with CAR underscore HIGH travel risks, need for stringent security precautions • • • • • • China 4/27/2015 12:07:00 AM Tibet Autonomous Region: Disruption to travel, essential services to persist following fatal earthquake • • • • • • Nepal 4/27/2015 12:29:00 AM Earthquake aftermath: health implications • • • • • • Nepal 4/27/2015 7:03:00 AM Defer travel due to extensive damage after magnitude 7.9 earthquake, significant disruption to travel, essential supplies • • • • • • India 4/25/2015 12:49:00 PM Manipur: Anticipate heightened security, disruption in Naga-majority districts during 48-hour shutdown strike from 28 April • • • • • • India 4/25/2015 9:18:00 PM India-administered Kashmir: Expect further disruptive demonstrations over arrest of separatist leader • • • • • • India 4/27/2015 1:24:00 AM Bihar, Sikkim, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal: Reconfirm status of routes as disruption persists following fatal earthquake • • • • • • India 4/27/2015 7:29:00 AM Delhi: Avoid vicinity of union rally in central areas on 28 April • • • • • • Korea, South 4/25/2015 5:08:00 PM Seoul, urban centres: Avoid all demonstrations during indefinite strike by trade unions (Revised 27 Apr) • • • • • • Ukraine 4/27/2015 12:13:00 AM Kyiv: Avoid ongoing protest by coal miners as security precaution; large rallies planned from 27 April • • • • • • Ukraine 4/25/2015 1:39:00 AM Odessa: Expect heightened tensions ahead of critical anniversary on 2 May; avoid all gatherings • • • • • • Indonesia 4/27/2015 5:37:00 AM Expected execution of Australian nationals on 29 April, associated tensions unlikely to affect travellers • • • • • • Pakistan 4/27/2015 7:21:00 AM Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Anticipate travel disruption following heavy rains; further forecast rainfall, strong winds likely to exacerbate conditions • • • • • • Liberia 4/25/2015 6:40:00 AM Ebola virus disease outbreak • • • • • • Mozambique 4/26/2015 11:16:00 AM Maputo: Abduction of Sierra Leonean businessman highlights need for sensible precautions to mitigate kidnap threat • • • • • • Niger 4/27/2015 4:13:00 AM Meningitis outbreak • • • • • • Togo 4/25/2015 3:57:00 AM Lomé, major cities: Monitor developments as localised unrest possible following presidential election • • • • • • Yemen 4/26/2015 2:25:00 PM Airstrikes continue despite shift in military tactics by Saudi-led coalition; continue to defer all travel • • • • • • Argentina 4/26/2015 6:40:00 AM Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil: Reconfirm flight schedules as volcanic eruption significantly disrupts air travel in region • • • • • • Australia 4/25/2015 3:59:00 AM Ross River fever surges to highest level for 20 years • • • • • • Belgium 4/27/2015 9:50:00 AM Brussels: Avoid demonstration outside Congo (DRC)'s embassy on 30 April • • • • • • United States 4/25/2015 3:47:00 AM Baltimore: Anticipate, avoid further protests over controversial death of man in police custody • • • • • • United States 4/27/2015 8:27:00 AM Baltimore: Avoid any further protests over recent death of man in police custody • • • • • • Chile 4/26/2015 6:40:00 AM Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil: Reconfirm flight schedules as volcanic eruption significantly disrupts air travel in region • • • • • • Dominican Republic 4/25/2015 1:17:00 PM Further protests possible following conclusion of shutdown strike (Revised 25 Apr) • • • • • • Estonia 4/26/2015 12:01:00 AM Tallinn, Tartu: Avoid vicinity of protests over excise tax on 26 April, 1 May • • • • • • Germany 4/27/2015 12:13:00 AM Dresden: Avoid anti-immigrant rally, likely counter-protest on 27 April due to potential for unrest • • • • • • Germany 4/27/2015 9:33:00 AM Berlin: Avoid planned Labour Day rallies on 30 April, 1 May as precaution • • • • • • Guinea 4/25/2015 7:40:00 AM Ebola virus disease outbreak • • • • • • Guinea 4/27/2015 8:35:00 AM Conakry: Avoid opposition protests on 30 April due to risk of unrest, particularly in northern suburbs • • • • • • Hungary 4/26/2015 12:01:00 AM Budapest: Avoid anti-corruption demonstration on 26 April as routine precaution • • • • • • Italy 4/27/2015 7:00:00 AM Arrests of terror suspects in security operation underline authorities' counter-terrorism capabilities • • • • • • Marshall Islands 4/27/2015 8:13:00 AM On Our Radar - Chikungunya • • • • • • Mexico 4/25/2015 4:01:00 AM Mexico City, other urban centres: Avoid protests over missing students until 26 April • • • • • • Thailand 4/25/2015 10:53:00 PM Southern provinces: Bombings in Yala underscore risks from separatist insurgency • • • • • • Portugal 4/26/2015 5:49:00 PM Reconfirm TAP Portugal flights during pilots' strike on 1-10 May • • • • • • Tunisia 4/25/2015 8:31:00 AM Kasserine province: Fatal clash in mountainous area underlines continued threat of Islamist militancy, need for caution (Revised 25 Apr) • • • • • • Uruguay 4/26/2015 6:40:00 AM Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil: Reconfirm flight schedules as volcanic eruption significantly disrupts air travel in region • • • • • • Hong Kong (SAR) 4/27/2015 12:07:00 AM Tibet Autonomous Region: Disruption to travel, essential services to persist following fatal earthquake • • • • • • Macao, SAR 4/27/2015 12:07:00 AM Tibet Autonomous Region: Disruption to travel, essential services to persist following fatal earthquake • • • • • • Cook Islands 4/27/2015 7:34:00 AM Chikungunya • • • • • •
 


Welcome to the Dartmouth College Assistance Program, providing all students, faculty, and administrators worldwide while traveling for College related activities with international medical, security and travel assistance, managed and administered by International SOS. International SOS is the world's largest medical and security assistance company with 24-hour Assistance Centers, international clinics and remote-site medical facilities across five continents. International SOS is the leader in their field, ready to help you with all of your medical and security needs. Please note this is an assistance program, NOT health insurance. You should determine how your health insurance applies to international care prior to departure.

Whenever you travel away from your country of residence, make sure you have your International SOS card handy. Also, make sure you review important medical and safety information about the country to which you are traveling. We encourage you to learn more about the Program Benefits and to find answers to Frequently Asked Questions.

We strongly encourage you to store your personal travel information and any other important information such as contact information in MyTrips.  This information is easily accessed by you or International SOS (with your permission) in an emergency situation. My Trips is an enhanced version of Personal Travel Record.

Also, you can store and access your vital personal health, vaccination and travel information online, anytime, anywhere. It will be available to you and, with your consent, International SOS medical staff, better assisting you in the event of an emergency. The system also recommends appropriate vaccinations and sends you reminders when follow-up boosters are required. Activate Your Emergency Record.

 

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