Current warnings for August 2010

This item appears on page 66 of the August 2010 issue.

As ITN went to press, the State Department had travel warnings on 29 destinations: Haiti, Israel/West Bank/Gaza, Guinea, Nepal, Nigeria, Burundi, Côte d’Ivoire, Niger, Mexico, Georgia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Philippines, Algeria, Lebanon, Iran, Kenya, Colombia, Eritrea, Central African Republic, Yemen, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Sudan, Somalia, Mauritania, Chad, Mali and Uzbekistan. 

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