U.S. warns citizens against traveling to Yemen, again [Archives:2006/939/Local News]

April 20 2006

SANA'A, April 13 ) The US government has issued a new Travel Warning against its citizens traveling to Yemen last Thursday.

According to the Department of State the security threat level in Yemen remains high due to terrorist activities in Yemen. It urged U.S. citizens to consider carefully the risks of traveling to Yemen and to exercise caution and take prudent measures to maintain their security

The warning also added that “from time to time the Embassy may temporarily close or suspend public services for security reasons.””

It is worth mentioning that the current travel warning supersedes the previous Travel Warning for Yemen issued last year on October 28.