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Mauritania , Wednesday 24 January 2018

News Mauritania » Travel: Tourism on the rebound in Mauritania [Travel]

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/01/18/tourism-on-the-rebound-in-mauritania-travel/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The number of tourists in the world increased by 7% in 2017, the highest in seven years, according to the World Tourism Organization the (UNWTO). The increase was mainly driven by Europe with 8% increase, particularly the Mediterranean. It is due to the ...

News Mauritania » Travel: Dunes, canyons and oases: The many charms of Mauritania

News channel or source: http://www.hindustantimes.com/travel/dunes-canyons-and-oases-the-many-attractions-of-mauritania/story-Sio9ZfCvgoYGENCReO3cGL.html
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

It rated the risk as “orange” meaning that travel there is “not advised except for essential ... the figures for people coming by land have also risen,” said Mohammed Ba ould Ne, head of Mauritania’s National Tourism Office.

News Mauritania » Travel: The World is a (Surprisingly) Safe Place to Travel

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/news/the-world-is-a-surprisingly-safe-place-to-travel/ar-AAuMcdc
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

https://t.co/XxKhPg4xOm — Leonid Ragozin (@leonidragozin) January 11, 2018 Russia’s rank puts it on par with the Sudan and Mauritania, and tourism officials worry that the “reconsider travel” classification could affect turnout at the 2018 FIFA ...

News Mauritania » Travel: New US travel warning for Turkey angers Ankara

News channel or source: http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/new-us-travel-warning-for-turkey-angers-ankara-125600
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Mauritania and Chad are also in the third category but are not cited as containing areas with higher security risks. In the fourth category are Iran, Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Somalia and North Korea, to which the U.S. urges its citizens to avoid all travel ...

News Mauritania » Travel: Twitter ridicules State Dept. after it urges US citizens to ‘reconsider travel’ to Russia — RT US News

News channel or source: http://rinf.com/alt-news/newswire/twitter-ridicules-state-dept-after-it-urges-us-citizens-to-reconsider-travel-to-russia-rt-us-news/
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

The US State Department found itself the focus of social media jibes after an overhaul of its travel safety warning system downgraded Russia to the same category as Mauritania, Sudan and other trouble spots. The move, explained as “due to terrorism and ...

News Mauritania » Travel: 2018 African Nations Championship: Group-by-group guide

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42603601
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Mauritania will be looking for their first ever win at a CHAN ... 16 different clubs as he hopes to blend the disparate parts into a cohesive unit. Chaotic travel plans over the holiday period forced the local Indomitable Lions to twice change their ...

News Mauritania » Travel: CHAN 2018: El Kaabi hat-trick leads Morocco past Guinea

News channel or source: https://www.myjoyonline.com/sports/2018/January-17th/chan-2018-el-kaabi-hat-trick-leads-morocco-past-guinea.php
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Guinea will travel to Marrakech to take on Mauritania at the same time in the final round of Group A fixtures. Morocco: Zniti; Jbira, Aguerd, Benoun, Nahiri - El Haddad, Barrahma, Saidi (Boulhroude 56'), Hadraf - Hafidi (El Karti 18') - El Kaabi (Bencharki ...

News Mauritania » Travel: Hope returns with tourists to Mauritanian desert

News channel or source: http://www.middle-east-online.com/english/?id=86747
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

It rated the risk as "orange," meaning that travel there is "not advised except for essential ... the figures for people coming by land have also risen," said Mohammed Ba ould Ne, head of Mauritania's National Tourism Office. Kadi Mehdi, director of ...

News Mauritania » Travel: The First European to Reach Timbuktu … And Live to Talk About It

News channel or source: http://www.ozy.com/flashback/the-first-european-to-reach-timbuktu-and-live-to-talk-about-it/83027
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

His plan was to travel not as a Christian but as an Arab Muslim. The first phase of Caillié’s plan was spent with the Moors in Brakna, Mauritania. There he claimed to be a convert named Abdallahi (God’s slave). After eight months of studying the ...

News Mauritania » Travel: Mauritania Travel Advisory

News channel or source: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/mauritania-travel-advisory.html
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

Exercise increased caution in Mauritania due to crime and terrorism. Violent crimes, such as mugging, armed robbery, rape, and assault, are common. Local police lack the resources to respond effectively to serious crimes. Terrorists may attack with little ...