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25
Nov-2015

FRANCE – Warning – SECURITY – Paris – French authorities evacuated the Republic Square Place de la Republique following a phone call threatening for a bomb. Subway closed. Link: http://en.protothema.gr/republic-square-in-paris-evacuated-subway-closed/

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24
Nov-2015

GERMANY – Warning – STRIKE – Lufthansas cabin crew expected to strike November 26, 27 and 30. Strike will likely cause delays and cancellations flights. Reconfirm flight status. Link: http://www.lufthansa.com/de/en/Travel-information

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19
Nov-2015

ITALY – Warning – TERRORISM – AU DFAT– Locations in Rome St Peters Basilica and Milan the Duomo and La Scala has been identified as potential targets for terrorist attack. Link: http://smartraveller.gov.au/countries/italy

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19
Nov-2015

GREECE – Warning – TRANSPORTATION – Idomeni – The border has been shut to all since about 8 a.m. after a group of 300 people, mostly from Iran, gathered at the crossing seeking also to be allowed through. Link: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/latest-macedonia-limits-migrant-crossings-greece-35298614

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19
Nov-2015

SECURITY – U.S. SECURITY MESSAGE – Swedish authorities elevated Swedens threat level, in light of recent terrorist-related developments in Paris and elsewhere. Link: https://www.osac.gov/Pages/ContentReportDetails.aspx?cid=18552

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19
Nov-2015

TERRORISM – New York, NY – An *ISIS* video released Wednesday warns of an impending attack on New York. Link: http://edition.cnn.com/2015/11/18/europe/paris-attacks-at-a-glance/index.html

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19
Nov-2015

SECURITY – Rome – Airspace over Rome will be closed-off to drones and security checkpoints will be set up at St Peters square during the upcoming Jubilee on December 8th. Link: http://www.thelocal.it/20151117/rome-airspace-closed-off-to-drones-amid-jubilee-terror-threat STRIKE – National strike threat by Italian ENAV air traffic controller personnel on November 24, from 1200-1600 UTC. Should strike proceed flights could […]

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19
Nov-2015

SECURITY – Le Bourget – United Nations Conference on Climate Change COP21 – Nov 30 to Dec 11, in Le Bourget. Expect security to be increased at the conference venue. Possible protests. Link: http://www.cop21.gouv.fr/en TRANSPORTATION – France will impose border controls for one month from 30 November for the UN Conference on Climate Change in […]

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GERMANY – Warning – STRIKE – Update – Lufthansa strike continues. 941 flights for Nov. 13 have been cancelled. Check flight status and/or seek alternates with your travel provider. Link: https://www.lufthansa.com/online/portal/lh/de/profile_login?l=en&cid=18002

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11
Nov-2015

SECURITY – Strong winds are causing dust to swirl and decreasing visibility, prompting the countrys meteorology department to urge caution while outdoors. Link: http://dohanews.co/qatar-meteorologists-warn-of-impending-sandstorm/

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11
Nov-2015

PROTEST – Milan – Italian farmers continue to blockade the headquarters of Lactalis in Ospedaletto Lodigiano, for the third day, demanding a price increase for milk. Link: https://www.rt.com/news/321386-italy-farmers-besiege-tractors/

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11
Nov-2015

AIRPORT – Budapest – The computer failure affected about 15 departing flights. Media reported a growing crowd of passengers waiting patiently at the airport. Link: http://www.bud.hu/english/passengers/flight_information/departures

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STRIKE – Lufthansa Strike Update – Lufthansa has filed for temporary injunctions against the ongoing strike by cabin crew. Link: http://news.airwise.com/story/lufthansa-files-for-injunction-against-strike

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11
Nov-2015

SECURITY – Munich – 1,800 employees of Microsoft were evacuated after reports of a bomb alert in its Munich-area headquarters Link: https://www.rt.com/news/321420-munich-bomb-threat-evacuation/

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11
Nov-2015

AIRPORT – UPDATE- UFO has announced further strike action from Wednesday until Friday, between 4.00 and 23.59 on all flights from/ to Frankfurt, Munich and Dusseldorf. Link: http://www.lufthansa.com/de/en/Travel-information  

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AIRPORT – Cairo – International teams are inspecting security measures at Cairos international airport relating to passenger and cargo aircraft travelling to their countries. Link: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2015/11/10/international-inspectors-examine-scanning-passengers-cargo-and-baggage-at-cairo/?utm_source=feedburner

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        Martin Charlwood President & COO Inside This Issue: 1. Founder’s Message 2. International News 3. MyUNN Profile Update 4. Events in the Spotlight 5. UNIGLOBE Programs, Products & Services 6. Upcoming International Events Martin Charlwood’s Message As many of you are aware, a few weeks ago was Back to the Future Day […]

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09
Nov-2015

ITALY – Warning – AIRPORT – Venice – Arrivals are regulated due to fog. High delays. Link: http://www.veniceairport.it/en/flights/todays-flights.html

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06
Nov-2015

GERMANY – Warning – TRANSPORTATION – German airline Lufthansa will cancel 290 flights on Friday afternoon because of strike action by cabin crew over cost-saving measures. Link: http://www.bbc.com/news/business-34745598

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06
Nov-2015

AUSTRIA – Warning – AIRPORT – Vienna – Lufthansa flights to and from Vienna may be affected of strike actions. We recommend all travelers to check the current flight status. Link: http://www.viennaairport.com/en/passengers

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04
Nov-2015

British travellers can apply to skip US immigration queues Visitors to the States will be able to join a scheme that will allow them to skip the notoriously long queues at US immigration from December following the expansion of Global Entry to British citizens. Global Entry, which is already available at 46 US airports and […]

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04
Nov-2015

Around 700 holiday flights cancelled due to volcanic eruption Bali and Lombok airports have been closed due to volcanic ash spewing from a volcano on one of the Indonesian islands. Authorities said Ngurah Rai airport in Bali, one of the busiest in Indonesia, will not reopen until Thursday morning, at the earliest. They said they […]

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04
Nov-2015

INDONESIA – Warning – AIRPORT – Banyuwangi – The eruption shut down flights at the Blimbingsari airport. A decision about reopening would be made early Thursday. Link:  http://news.yahoo.com/volcanic-eruption-closes-2-indonesian-airports-035912975.html

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03
Nov-2015

UNITED KINGDOM – Warning – AIRPORT – London – London City Airport LCY – Due to adverse weather conditions passengers are advised to contact airlines before travelling to the airport Link: http://www.londoncityairport.com/travelandbooking/arrivalsanddepartures

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