Potential terrorist attacks in Europe this summer
The Department of State has issued a Travel Alert cautioning U.S. citizens about the risk of potential terrorist attacks throughout Europe, targeting major events, tourist sites, restaurants, commercial centers and transportation.
The alert expires August 31, 2016.
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We cannot allow fear to dictate our travels
The world is a scary place. And it gets scarier if you are thinking about traveling to another country. Especially travel to a country where a terrorist attack has occurred.
We have seen the horrible and frightening terrorist attacks in Brussels, Turkey, and Paris. More people are asking, should I travel to another country?
Let me telling you how I answer that question. My wife and I are traveling to Spain in a few weeks. One of my sons is going to Ireland on a study abroad program this summer. Two of my brothers-in-law are going to Greece and Italy. My sister’s work for the US government involves trips to Africa. And my brother lives and works for a US company in Angola.
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