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    • Grenada

      Latest update: this advice has been reviewed and reissued with minor editorial amendments […]

    • St Vincent and the Grenadines

      Latest update: this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment […]

    • France

      Latest update: Summary - removal of information on Eurotunnel trains […]

    • Democratic Republic of the Congo

      Latest update: Summary and Health section - addition of information on Ebola virus; on 14 August a case was confirmed in Ituri province; the latest updates can be found on the World Health Organisation websit […]

    • Romania

      Latest update: Summary - addition of information; there have been an increased number of political protests, centred on the main government building in Bucharest, but also affecting other major cities in Romania; you should follow local media and avoid demonstrations or other large gatherings […]

    • American Samoa

      Latest update: Travel advice for the territory of American Samoa will now be included in our travel advice page for the USA. This page will be removed from GOV.UK shortly. If you have subscribed to receive email alerts for American Samoa, you will no longer receive updates. If you wish to continue to receive updates relating to American Samoa, you will need to be signed up to our USA travel advic […]

    • Uganda

      Safety and security section (Political section) - addition of information; on 13 August there were reports of shootings and violent demonstrations in Arua, ahead of a parliamentary by-election on 15 August; there remains a risk of violence in the run up to, during and after the by-election […]

    • New Zealand

      Latest update: Summary - removal of information on England men's cricket team tour and removal of information on the reopening of the High Commission in Wellington […]

    • Vanuatu

      Latest update: addition of information; the government of Vanuatu has declared a state of emergency for the island of Ambae; the government have ordered the immediate compulsory evacuation of the population of Ambae to the neighbouring island of Maewo due to the ongoing volcanic activity; if you're in the area, you should follow the advice of local authorities, including the evacuation order […]

    • USA

      Latest update: Summary - addition of information; there is a presence of toxic "red tide" algae blooms in south west Florida; the counties of Lee, Charlotte, Sarasota, Manatee, Hillsborough and Pinellas are affected; you should follow the advice of local authorities […]

    • India

      Latest update: Summary - addition of information; India celebrates Independence day on 15 August and this day is a national holiday; large public celebrations are expected with increased security checks and traffic restrictions […]

    • Uruguay

      Latest update: Safety and security section (Road travel) - revised information on traffic and driving standards […]

    • Mali

      Latest update: Summary - removal of information on demonstration on 11 August; Safety and security (Political situation) and Terrorism sections - the Presidential election period runs from the end of July until the beginning of September; there may be a heightened risk of attack during the presidential election period […]

    • Philippines

      Latest update: Terrorism section (Kidnapping) - addition of information; the local authorities in Palawan have recently warned the public of a heightened risk from kidnapping; if in the area, you should follow the advice of local security and remain vigilant at all times […]

    • Western Sahara

      Latest update: Summary - this advice has been reviewed and reissued with minor editorial amendments […]

    • Mauritania

      Latest update: Summary - this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment […]

    • Pitcairn Island

      Latest update: Summary, Entry requirements (Travelling with children) and Local laws and customs - editorial amendments […]

    • Bahrain

      Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Demonstrations) - addition of information; there are calls for unauthorised protests on 14 August in unspecified locations around Bahrain […]

    • Portugal

      Latest update: Summary - revised information on forest fires […]

    • Rwanda

      Latest update: Summary and Health section - revised information; the Rwandan government has put in place screening procedures for Ebola at all entry points including land borders and at airports […]