Current warnings for April 2008

This item appears on page 24 of the April 2008 issue.

As ITN went to press, the State Department had travel warnings on 29 destinations: Serbia, Chad, Timor-Leste, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Afghanistan, Colombia, Eritrea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Iran, Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Burundi, Côte d’Ivoire, Somalia, Nigeria, Uzbekistan, Lebanon, Indonesia, Yemen, Nepal, Pakistan, Syria, Sudan, Haiti, Central African Republic, Iraq and Israel/West Bank/Gaza.

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