Exercise normal precautions in Suriname. Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page. If you decide to travel to Suriname: Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency. Follow the Department of State on Facebook and Twitter. Review the Crime and Safety Report for Suriname. U.S. citizens […]
Exercise increased caution in Ecuador due to crime and civil unrest. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Demonstrations and road blockades continue throughout the country and are expected to continue in the coming weeks. There are reports of associated pockets of violence. Police have responded with tear gas. Travel, including flights, […]
THE FLAG OF SWEDEN: It consists of a yellow Nordic cross on a field of blue. The Nordic cross design traditionally represents Christianity. Blue and yellow have been used as Swedish colours at least since Magnus III’s royal coat of arms of 1275.
Latest update: Summary - The roads to and from Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport have been blocked by protestors and could become blocked again without notice; This could lead to you being unable to leave the airport if arriving and unable to access the airport if departing; If travelling to or from Beirut you should […]
Latest update: Summary - there have been recent reports in local media of civil unrest in the downtown Santiago area (metro stations) following an increase in metro fares; You should remain vigilant and follow advice in the local press and avoid protests and demonstrations.
NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will participate in a news conference from orbit at noon EDT, Monday, Oct. 21, following their Friday spacewalk – the first to be conducted by two women.