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Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance
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Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 11, 2019

Ghana remains sage, security remains vigilant according to a statement issued by Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Minister of Information for ... Read More

Are some cops in Brazil killers? Deadly massacre leave 11 dead in Wanda’s bar
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Are some cops in Brazil killers? Deadly massacre leave 11 dead in Wanda’s bar

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019

Parts of Brazil are dangerous to visit, among them Belem the capital city of the State of Para. Despite other ... Read More

Safertourism.com: Tourism Security will be an issue in 2020
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Safertourism.com: Tourism Security will be an issue in 2020

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019

The 26th Las Vegas International Tourism Safety and Security Conference in 27 years was concluded last week. Next year a ... Read More

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow
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SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

The recently concluded 26th International Tourism Security Conference in Las Vegas celebrated over a quarter Century of Tourism Safety and ... Read More

Crime out of control and rampant in Waikiki: Let’s make it unwelcoming for homeless
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Crime out of control and rampant in Waikiki: Let’s make it unwelcoming for homeless

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2019

The perception is that crime is out of control and rampant in Waikiki. The community wants to make Waikiki unwelcome ... Read More

Trump declares national emergency to circumvent Congress, get money for his pet project
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Trump declares national emergency to circumvent Congress, get money for his pet project

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

In an attempt to build his long-promised 'border wall' without congressional approval, President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency. ... Read More

Suspicious baggage leads to arrest of Vietnam poachers on Thailand trips
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Suspicious baggage leads to arrest of Vietnam poachers on Thailand trips

editor editor- January 23, 2019

New findings from a three-month investigation reveal professional gangs were dispatched across Thailand’s borders to target the Kingdom’s wild tigers. ... Read More

Special Forces unit deployed after Cologne train station shooting
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Special Forces unit deployed after Cologne train station shooting

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

German police have deployed a Special Forces unit to central Cologne following a shooting incident that took place near the ... Read More

MPCo community intervention endorsed by Canadian High Commissioner
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MPCo community intervention endorsed by Canadian High Commissioner

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 22, 2018

During the International Community Tourism Conference Dr Louis D’Amore, Founder & President of IIPT, was very impressed with the presentation ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Jamaican violence escalates as gunbattles rage on in Kingston slums
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Jamaican violence escalates as gunbattles rage on in Kingston slums

editor editor- May 25, 2010

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Security forces fought their way into the warren-like complex that is the slum stronghold of a Jamaican ... Read More

Forget Hollywood! How about L.A. Gang Tours?
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Forget Hollywood! How about L.A. Gang Tours?

editor editor- December 23, 2009

While Los Angeles already has bus tours of celebrities' homes, which you'll notice through the Hollywood area, a new company ... Read More

Hotel gangs rob Carnival tourists in Rio
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Hotel gangs rob Carnival tourists in Rio

editor editor- February 20, 2009

RIO DE JANEIRO - POLICE are stepping up security in Rio de Janeiro after armed men hit two hotels, robbing ... Read More

Baja California still safe for tourists, travel club exec says
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Baja California still safe for tourists, travel club exec says

editor editor- November 26, 2008

Surfers, fishermen, hunters, golfers or anyone else monitoring the high level of drug-related violence in northern Baja California must be ... Read More

Tourists in Cambridge are being targeted by menacing gangs of youths
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Tourists in Cambridge are being targeted by menacing gangs of youths

editor editor- July 30, 2008

Groups of teenagers as young as 10 are loitering on bridges over the River Cam and stealing the poles used ... Read More

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