27 Apr 2016

US Warns Citizens Over Possible Terror Threats in Turkey

“The United States has issued a new warning to its citizens about ‘credible indications’ of terrorist threats at tourist areas in Turkey.” Source: US Warns Citizens Over Possible Terror Threats in Turkey – ABC News

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18 Apr 2016

Drone apparently crashes into plane headed to London

“A drone apparently slammed into a British Airways plane headed to London on Sunday, officials said. The plane was headed from Geneva, Switzerland, to London’s Heathrow Airport when the pilot said he thought a drone had struck the aircraft, London Metropolitan Police said.” Source: Drone apparently crashes into plane headed

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14 Apr 2016

12 killed in plane crash in remote Papua New Guinea

“Twelve people, including three children, were killed after their light plane crashed in a remote part of Papua New Guinea, police said on Thursday.” Source: 12 killed in plane crash in remote Papua New Guinea – The Washington Post

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12 Apr 2016

South Korea tells U.N. that North Korea GPS jamming threatens boats, planes

“North Korea has been jamming GPS signals in South Korea since March 31, threatening the safety of civilian aircraft and vessels and violating international agreements, Seoul told the United Nations Security Council in a letter released on Monday.” Source: South Korea tells U.N. that North Korea GPS jamming threatens boats,

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09 Apr 2016

Credible Threats to Public Squares and Docks in Istanbul and Antalya

“The U.S. Mission in Turkey would like to inform U.S. citizens that there are credible threats to tourist areas, in particular to public squares and docks in Istanbul and Antalya.  Please exercise extreme caution if you are in the vicinity of such areas. For your personal safety, we urge you to

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08 Apr 2016

Mexico Peace Index Offers Detailed, Imperfect View of Security Trends

“The newly released Mexico Peace Index provides a comprehensive, if inexact, measure of short- and long-term crime and violence trends in Mexico by examining progress on a number of security indicators.” Source: Mexico Peace Index Offers Detailed, Imperfect View of Security Trends

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07 Apr 2016

Japan U-125 military jet missing with crew of 6 airmen

“A Japanese military jet carrying six airmen has disappeared from radar over southern Japan.” Source: Japan U-125 military jet missing with crew of 6 airmen – CBS News

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05 Apr 2016

U.S. State Department Issues Colombia Travel Warning

“Tens of thousands of U.S. citizens safely visit Colombia each year for tourism, business, university studies, and volunteer work.  Security in Colombia has improved significantly in recent years, including in tourist and business travel destinations such as Bogota, Cartagena, Barranquilla, Medellin, and Cali.  However, violence linked to narco-trafficking continues to

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03 Apr 2016

3 Brussels flights set to depart airport 12 days after terror attacks

“In what officials acknowledge is a symbolic gesture, three passenger flights will be taking off from Brussels Airport on Sunday after a 12-day shutdown caused by a deadly bombing attack.” Source: 3 Brussels flights set to depart airport 12 days after terror attacks | Fox News

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31 Mar 2016

Kolkata flyover collapse: 17 dead, dozens missing in India

“An overpass collapsed Thursday in the Indian city of Kolkata, crushing vehicles below it, killing at least 17 people and leaving dozens more missing, authorities said. Maj. Gen. Anurag Gupta, from India’s National Disaster Management Authority, told CNN early Thursday evening that authorities didn’t then know how many people were

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