"We continue to advise against
all travel to the Lebanese city of Tripoli, Palestinian refugee camps, the eastern Bek valley and southern suburbs of Beirut." Britons are advised against all travel within five kilometres (three miles) of the Syrian border.
| BRUSSELS, Aug 16 (KUNA) -- Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Didier Reynders announced Friday that after consultation with other EU countries, and given the continued unrest in Cairo that disrupts the functioning of the Belgian embassy, it was decided to advise against
all travel to Egypt.
I have read the original report and many interpretations of it, and while I agree it specifically advises against beta-carotene (substitute lutein and zeaxanthin) on safety and effectiveness grounds, it does not specifically advise against
the inclusion of omega-3.
The FCO does not advise against
using Cairo airport as a transit stop, as long as travellers stay in the airport grounds.
"We advise against
all travel to Benghazi and urge any British nationals who are there against our advice to leave immediately." --SPA 20:43 LOCAL TIME 17:43 GMT
Northwesterly winds have accelerated to over 45kmh inland and 60kmh over the sea, prompting the NCMS to also advise against
entering the rough waters.
"We no longer advise against
all but essential travel to Bahrain, there are now no travel restrictions in place in Bahrain," said a statement on its website.
"There is a high risk to your safety in prefectures in Japan affected by the earthquake and tsunami and we advise against
all tourist and non-essential travel to those affected areas in the north east of Japan until the situation becomes clear," the New Zealand embassy in Tokyo said on its website.
Riots on the streets of Tunisia last month forced 3,000 British citizens to return home, while the uprising in Egypt has prompted the Foreign Office to advise against
all non-essential travel.
"We advise against
all but essential travel to low income areas of Nairobi, including all township or slum areas, which experience high crime levels.
FCO has said 'The overall level of the advice has changed; we no longer advise against
travel to Bangkok and Chiang Mai.
"We have also decided to advise against
all but essential travel to Chiang Mai due to the worsening security situation there," read teh statement.
The FCOs added: "We have also decided to advise against
all but essential travel to Chiang Mai due to the worsening security situation there.
We advise against
all travel to Baghdad and its surrounding area, the provinces of Basra, Maysan, Al Anbar, Salah Ad Din, Diyala, Wasit, Babil, Ninawa and At-Tamim.
When considering planning applications for sites close to hazardous installations, local planning authorities will generally seek the views of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) who will indicate whether or not they "advise against
" the proposed scheme.