Travel News 27th March 2017

India & China: Onset of winter leads to worsening levels of pollution 
Turkey: continued high threat from terrorism, especially in Ankara & Istanbul. Aftermath of failed coup continues with scores of arrests
Venezuela: High levels of crime, food shortages & civil unrest
India: increase in number of cases of Chikungunya Fever
S America: rapid spread of Zika virus but Dengue & Chikungunya more of an issue for travellers
Indonesia & Malaysia: continued risk for further terrorist attack
Thailand: Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn proclaimed new king on 1 Dec
Kenya: much of the country is suffering from extreme drought, Nairobi included
Flooding in Zimbabwe and further rain forecasted.