The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to Somalia, including Somaliland except for the cities of Hargeisa and Berbera to which the FCO advise against all but essential
SOMALIA – AVOID ALL TRAVEL. Avoid all travel to Somalia. If you are currently in Somalia despite this advisory, you should leave immediately. The security situation in Somalia is extremely volatile and the threat of domestic terrorism is high, particularly in south-central Somalia and …
If you travel to Somalia despite our advice, make sure your passport is valid for at least six months from the date you intend to return to Australia. Your passport is a valuable document and attractive to criminals who may try to use your identity to commit crimes. Always keep it in a safe place.
By plane . Plane travel may be problematic to/from Somalia, due to the recent bombings of the airport(s) by Ethiopian forces. However, air may be the safest means of travel to and from Somalia.
Do not travel to Somalia due to crime, terrorism, and piracy.. Violent crime, such as kidnapping and murder, is common throughout Somalia, including Puntland and Somaliland.
The current travel advice for Somalia is to avoid all travel to this country at any cost. Not only is the level of serious crime in Somalia substantially high but terrorist groups such as Al Shabab, operate in many parts of Somalia above any law or jurisdiction.
Due to this threat of terrorism and ongoing violence in Somalia, it is advised to not travel to the area. The capital city of Somalia, Hargeisa, is the largest city of Somaliland. The city is a commercial center known for its rock art and construction. Somalia’s other major cities include Mogadishu, Bosaso, and Galkayo.
Be inspired by the Arabic influences of Somalia and its beauty; coral reefs, landmarks, city centre and more that World Travel Guide recommends tourists to visit. Somalia travel guide. About Somalia. The travel advice summary below is provided by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the UK. ‘We’ refers to the Foreign and Commonwealth
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