Current warnings for January 2008

This item appears on page 23 of the January 2008 issue.

As ITN went to press, the State Department had travel warnings on 28 destinations: Eritrea, Somalia, Nigeria, Uzbekistan, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Lebanon, Indonesia, Yemen, Nepal, Pakistan, Syria, Algeria, Timor-Leste, Sudan, Haiti, Burundi, Central African Republic, Iraq, Israel/West Bank/Gaza, Saudi Arabia, Chad, Colombia, Côte d’Ivoire, Iran, Philippines, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Afghanistan.  

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