SOFX ALERT

State Department Travel Alerts

  • Europe Travel Alert May 1, 2017
    The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. This Travel Alert expires on September 1, 2017. Recent, widely-reported incidents in France, Russia, Sweden, and the United Kingdom demonstrate that the Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sham (ISIS or Da’esh), al-Qa’ida, and their affiliates have the abil […]
  • Peru Travel Alert April 25, 2017
    The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to the damage caused by the flooding and landslides in several regions of Peru.The State of Emergency issued by the Government of Peru remains in effect.  This Travel Alert expires on May 31, 2017.The City of Cusco, the archaeological site of Machu Picchu and the tourist areas in the Sacred Valley and Lake Titicaca h […]
  • Kenya Travel Alert April 6, 2017
    The State Department alerts U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Kenya that general elections are scheduled for August 8, 2017.Candidate selection for national and county offices will take place throughout the country in April, followed by nationwide campaigning. This Travel Alert expires on August 31, 2017.Rallies, demonstrations, and protests may occu […]
  • Hurricane and Typhoon Season 2016 Travel Alert June 3, 2016
    The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the Hurricane and Typhoon Seasons in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico.Hurricane and Typhoon Season lasts through November 2016, though most tropical cyclones typically develop between May and October. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommends tha […]