Safety & Travel Warnings

Burkina Faso Travel Alert

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the risks of travel to Burkina Faso during the October/November election season. This Travel Alert expires on November 30, 2015.   Presidential and legislative elections are scheduled on October 11 with a possible second round of elections occurring in early November. U.S. citizens should maintain a high level of security awareness and …

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Tanzania Travel Alert

The State Department alerts U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Tanzania to the upcoming general elections scheduled for October 25, 2015. U.S. citizens are urged to exercise caution and remain abreast of the security situation throughout the electoral period. This Travel Alert expires on November 30, 2015.   The State Department recommends U.S. citizens maintain a high level of …

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Potential Implications for Travel Because of Ebola in Parts of West Africa

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to screening procedures, travel restrictions, and reduced aviation transportation options in response to the outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. This Travel Alert will expire on January 1, 2016. Due to an outbreak of EVD in the West African nations of Guinea and Sierra Leone, the U.S. …

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Haiti Travel Alert

The State Department alerts U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Haiti to the upcoming elections scheduled for August 9, October 25, and December 27, 2015. We advise U.S. citizens to exercise caution and remain abreast of the security situation throughout the electoral period. This Travel Alert expires on January 4, 2016.   Haiti is holding municipal and legislative elections …

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Tunisia Travel Alert

The U.S. Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the risks of travel to Tunisia and recommends that U.S. citizens in Tunisia maintain a high level of vigilance in light of recent terrorist attacks on sites frequented by tourists. The Tunisian government has shown its commitment to addressing security concerns and has visibly augmented its security presence at tourist locations, …

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