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Medical & Security Alerts
Burundi 3/28/2015 12:09:00 AM Bujumbura: Avoid all political gatherings ahead of upcoming elections (Revised 28 Mar) • • • • • • Central African Republic 3/27/2015 8:09:00 PM Bangui: Rising criminal activity along road to airport necessitates stringent security precautions while in transit • • • • • • Sierra Leone 3/29/2015 12:37:00 AM Disturbances near Freetown highlight need to defer non-essential travel amid nationwide lockdown until 29 March • • • • • • Somalia 3/28/2015 8:17:00 AM Mogadishu: Fatal attack at hotel underlines persistent threat from militancy, need to avoid non-essential travel (Revised 08.16 GMT) • • • • • • Bolivia 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Brazil 3/28/2015 8:30:00 PM Malaria in Rio de Janeiro and Goias states • • • • • • Brazil 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Ecuador 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • El Salvador 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Guatemala 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Honduras 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Nicaragua 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Peru 3/28/2015 5:53:00 PM Cocachacra: Avoid all demonstrations, reconfirm routes following violence at anti-mining protests (Revised 28 Mar) • • • • • • Peru 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Venezuela 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Bahrain 3/28/2015 6:53:00 PM Manama, environs: Anticipate unruly protests prior to resumption of opposition leader's trial on 22 April • • • • • • Egypt 3/28/2015 4:03:00 PM Giza, urban centres: Explosion outside metro station underscores persistent low-level militant threat (Revised 16.02 GMT) • • • • • • Egypt 3/28/2015 8:15:00 PM Giza: Expect heightened security around Zamalek Sports Club due to fears over football violence • • • • • • Saudi Arabia 3/27/2015 5:08:00 AM US embassy warning of threat to its citizens reflects terrorism risks; travel can continue • • • • • • Saudi Arabia 3/27/2015 7:44:00 PM Commercial flights resume at southern airports; continue to expect heightened military presence • • • • • • Senegal 3/27/2015 12:10:00 AM Dakar: Planned rally over conviction of former president's son cancelled; continue to monitor developments • • • • • • Bangladesh 3/29/2015 1:53:00 AM Avoid nationwide opposition demonstrations on 29 March due to risk of unrest • • • • • • Cambodia 3/27/2015 10:40:00 PM Northern, western, north-western areas: Injuries in explosion reminder of risks from unexploded bombs in rural areas • • • • • • India 3/27/2015 9:18:00 AM Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09/”swine flu” activity • • • • • • India 3/28/2015 6:01:00 AM Karnataka state: Avoid rallies by right-wing Hindu group during celebration of festival until 2 April • • • • • • India 3/28/2015 12:07:00 AM Delhi, Uttar Pradesh state: Avoid vicinity of demonstrations by prominent Muslim group from 28 March • • • • • • India 3/29/2015 12:10:00 AM Bihar state: Anticipate disruption in Patna, other urban centres during shutdown strike on 30 March • • • • • • Philippines 3/29/2015 12:12:00 AM Expect significant disruption during Holy Week on 29 March-5 April • • • • • • Taiwan 3/27/2015 10:35:00 PM Taipei: Avoid all demonstrations relating to opening of controversial aviation route • • • • • • Indonesia 3/27/2015 4:30:00 AM Alleged links between minor explosion at shopping mall in February, foreign extremist group not indicative of increased travel security risks • • • • • • Pakistan 3/28/2015 10:30:00 AM Karachi: Potential for further shutdown strikes, protests necessitates stringent security precautions (Revised 28 Mar) • • • • • • Pakistan 3/27/2015 6:38:00 AM Karachi: Fatal explosion in Quaidabad underlines persistent militancy, associated travel risks • • • • • • Papua New Guinea 3/27/2015 9:40:00 AM Weather-related disruption to travel, essential services to persist; maintain flexible itineraries • • • • • • Kenya 3/27/2015 6:50:00 PM Nairobi, Mombasa: Embassy warnings underscore persistent risk of militant attacks, need for enhanced security precautions • • • • • • Mozambique 3/27/2015 2:44:00 PM Cholera outbreak • • • • • • Nigeria 3/28/2015 12:09:00 AM Lagos: Stand fast on 28 March due to vehicular movement restrictions, potential for disturbances on election day • • • • • • Nigeria 3/29/2015 12:18:00 PM Voting in general elections extended until 29 March in 300 polling stations; continue to minimise movement • • • • • • Nigeria 3/29/2015 4:49:00 PM Rivers state: Recent violence underlines risks from ongoing political unrest, need for precautions • • • • • • Colombia 3/27/2015 2:20:00 PM Bogota: Arrest of suspects with links to rebel group highlights potential for attacks in urban centres • • • • • • Colombia 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Haiti 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Yemen 3/29/2015 11:18:00 AM EVACUATE: FULL EVACUATION: Continue to defer all travel, stand fast until evacuation options are available due to worsening conflict • • • • • • Myanmar 3/28/2015 9:09:00 AM Yangon, urban centres: Further protests likely over arrest of student activists • • • • • • Argentina 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Austria 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Avoid planned anti-immigrant rallies, counter-protests due to potential for localised unrest, disruption • • • • • • Belgium 3/29/2015 12:12:00 AM Brussels: Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during anti-austerity demonstration on 30 March • • • • • • Belgium 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Avoid planned anti-immigrant rallies, counter-protests due to potential for localised unrest, disruption • • • • • • Canada 3/28/2015 4:44:00 AM Montreal: Fresh unrest underlines need to avoid student demonstrations in coming weeks • • • • • • Canada 3/29/2015 9:28:00 AM Halifax: Flight operations to resume following runway accident; reconfirm schedules (Revised 09.27 GMT) • • • • • • Chile 3/28/2015 7:16:00 AM Antofagasta, Atacama, Coquimbo: Flooding causes significant travel disruption; maintain flexible itineraries (Revised 28 Mar) • • • • • • Chile 3/29/2015 12:08:00 AM Santiago, major cities: Avoid demonstrations linked to annual commemorative event on 29 March due to risk of unrest • • • • • • Chile 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Chile 3/29/2015 5:09:00 AM Santiago, major cities: Members should avoid all protests on 29 March due to risk of unrest during annual commemorative events • • • • • • Chile 3/29/2015 6:35:00 AM Consult local contacts, plan journeys carefully due to ongoing wildfires in Los Ríos, other regions • • • • • • Costa Rica 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Dominican Republic 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Gabon 3/27/2015 10:14:00 AM Libreville: Potential for unrest around courthouse on 18 April during trial of opposition leader • • • • • • Germany 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Avoid planned anti-immigrant rallies, counter-protests due to potential for localised unrest, disruption • • • • • • Paraguay 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Mexico 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Mexico 3/29/2015 7:15:00 PM Guerrero state: Clashes between police, students in Chilpancingo, Tixtla underscore risk from unrest • • • • • • Thailand 3/28/2015 4:24:00 PM Train services resume in Ayutthaya province following accident • • • • • • United Kingdom 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Avoid planned anti-immigrant rallies, counter-protests due to potential for localised unrest, disruption • • • • • • Puerto Rico 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Panama 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Sweden 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Avoid planned anti-immigrant rallies, counter-protests due to potential for localised unrest, disruption • • • • • • Tanzania 3/27/2015 4:46:00 PM Dar es Salaam, Mwanza: Purported militant threat unsubstantiated; exercise basic precautions • • • • • • Uruguay 3/29/2015 12:11:00 AM Anticipate heightened security, travel disruption during Holy Week from 29 March to 5 April • • • • • • Vanuatu 3/27/2015 9:16:00 AM Cyclone Pam aftermath: health implications • • • • • • Vanuatu 3/27/2015 6:01:00 AM Travel can resume amid robust post-cyclone recovery efforts • • • • • • Kosovo 3/28/2015 1:53:00 PM Pristina: Avoid rally by paramilitary veterans on 30 March as basic security precaution • • • • • • South Sudan 3/27/2015 8:56:00 AM Jonglei, Unity states: Fresh clashes underline persistent insecurity, need to avoid all travel • • • • • •
 


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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