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Grenada Enhanced Restrictions: Announced Limited State of Emergency
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Grenada Enhanced Restrictions: Announced Limited State of Emergency

editor editor- March 27, 2020

The Government of Grenada enhanced restrictions as part of its ongoing efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 on the ... Read More

Chile declares state of emergency as Santiago erupts in riots
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Chile declares state of emergency as Santiago erupts in riots

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 19, 2019

The President of Chile president has declared a state of emergency following violent protests sparked by a recent fare hike ... Read More

‘Public security’: Sri Lanka’s state of emergency extended for another month
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‘Public security’: Sri Lanka’s state of emergency extended for another month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Wednesday extended the state of emergency by another month. The measure was imposed immediately ... Read More

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UNESCO, African Union and Ethiopia Role Model on World Press Freedom?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines, has been chosen as the Official Carrier for the 2019 World Press Freedom Day Global Conference to be ... Read More

Russia’s northern region declares state of emergency over polar bear invasion
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Russia’s northern region declares state of emergency over polar bear invasion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Russia's Novaya Zemlya archipelago, located in the Arctic Ocean in the northern Arkhangelsk region, has declared a state of emergency ... Read More

Increased caution due to terrorism: US issues Travel Advisory for Tunisia
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Increased caution due to terrorism: US issues Travel Advisory for Tunisia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

US Department of State issued Level 2 Travel Advisory (Exercise Increased Caution) for Tunisia. The warning was issued due to ... Read More

Death toll from Italian earthquake rises to 17
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Death toll from Italian earthquake rises to 17

editor editor- May 31, 2012

MEDOLLA, Italy - The death toll from a 5.8-magnitude earthquake in northern Italy rose to 17 after the discovery of ... Read More

Trinidad and Tobago’s state of emergency
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Trinidad and Tobago’s state of emergency

editor editor- November 11, 2011

Trinidad & Tobago are suffering from a current state of emergency and curfew. Read More

Tropical Storm Lee making its way to the Gulf Coast
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Tropical Storm Lee making its way to the Gulf Coast

editor editor- September 2, 2011

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana - The National Weather Service issued tropical storm warnings Thursday night from Pascagoula, Mississippi, to the Texas ... Read More

Costa Rica rejects request to declare tourism industry in a “state of emergency”
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Costa Rica rejects request to declare tourism industry in a “state of emergency”

editor editor- May 20, 2011

Costa Rica rejected a request made by tourism business owners to declare the country's tourism industry in a "state of ... Read More

More than 40 die during violent storms in US Southeast
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More than 40 die during violent storms in US Southeast

editor editor- April 18, 2011

According to the National Weather Service and reports coming in from affected states, more than 40 people were killed from ... Read More

Internal Security Act replaces State of Emergency decree in Bangkok
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Internal Security Act replaces State of Emergency decree in Bangkok

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 21, 2010

BANGKOK (eTN) - It has been in place since April when the Red Shirts movement took on the streets of ... Read More

Bangkok explosion may derail the lifting of the State of Emergency but not tourism recovery
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Bangkok explosion may derail the lifting of the State of Emergency but not tourism recovery

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 26, 2010

As the situation seemed to be widely normalized in Bangkok and the rest of Thailand, a bomb explosion last night ... Read More

Red shirts’ fun and games in Bangkok devastating Thai tourism image
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Red shirts’ fun and games in Bangkok devastating Thai tourism image

editor editor- April 8, 2010

Image can have more devastating impact than the reality. Thailand's tourism industry is likely to suffer again from a bad ... Read More

Thai government backs aviation expansion amid tension
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Thai government backs aviation expansion amid tension

editor editor- September 8, 2008

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - Although the Thai government under Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej is currently struggling against defiant protesters, it ... Read More

Tourism Authority of Thailand issues updates
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Tourism Authority of Thailand issues updates

editor editor- September 6, 2008

The Tourism Authority of Thailand issued the following udpates with regard to the country's political standoff. Read More

Bangkok state of emergency will primarily impact Asian visitors
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Bangkok state of emergency will primarily impact Asian visitors

editor editor- September 4, 2008

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - Calling for state of emergency in Bangkok following violent confrontation on Monday night between government partisans ... Read More

Thai PM declares state of emergency in capital
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Thai PM declares state of emergency in capital

editor editor- September 2, 2008

BANGKOK, Thailand - Thailand's prime minister declared a state of emergency in the capital Tuesday, empowering the military to restore ... Read More

eTN Mailbox: Mongolia’s state of emergency
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eTN Mailbox: Mongolia’s state of emergency

editor editor- July 7, 2008

I just wanted to let you know that the violence that took place in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on July 1 is ... Read More