Tunisia bans travel within country as cases INCREASE…

Source:[Reuters News] October 29, 2020 Tunisia on Thursday banned travel between the country’s regions, suspended schools and public gatherings and extended a curfew, as it tried to contain a rapid surge of COVID-19 cases with hospitals nearly full. “Tunisia cannot afford a second lockdown with the government already fighting the central bank over a projectedContinue reading “Tunisia bans travel within country as cases INCREASE…”

Tunisia sees rise of “Criminal Violence”

Tunisia: According to the September report of @FT_DES released on Wednesday, October 28th: “Criminal violence topped the list of forms of violence over the past three months, with a rate of 75.6%, followed by institutional violence, violence in public spaces and then economic violence.” Tunisia is ranked significantly lower than the UK, France and GermanyContinue reading “Tunisia sees rise of “Criminal Violence””

@DavidSecurity-Security Awareness

Greetings, my name is David A. Santiago also known as @DavidSecurity and for over 15 years I’ve helped hundreds of organizations, expats, and travelers understand Security Awareness Program: A full spectrum Security Awareness Program covers pre-travel training, arrival safety briefing, and ongoing safety/security training for: Business Travelers Expat staff and their families Security conscious travelersContinue reading “@DavidSecurity-Security Awareness”

Security Risk Management

Greetings, my name is David A. Santiago also known as @DavidSecurity and for over 15 years I’ve been assisting organizations operating in HIGH threat environments. Security without Risk Management is wishful thinking! My GOAL is to provide organizations with practical and actionable information so that they can operate safely in a cost effective manner. SecurityContinue reading “Security Risk Management”

Monday Security Briefing-August 17, 2020

All the information you need to be SECURITY READY for the week! Top Security News in the United States–Riot declared in Portland as protest turns violent… Read full article Top International Security News–Thousands on streets of Belarus demand resignation of President Lukashenko. More INFO Travel Security–TSA: July air travel down 75% from 2019, but gunContinue reading “Monday Security Briefing-August 17, 2020”

Tunisia targeted lockdown measures are proving effective

Tunisia Security Update Your #1 Source for Travel & Security News IMPACTING Tunisia. UPDATE:  Tunisia targeted lockdown measures are proving effective as it marked 3 consective days without any new confirmed COVID-19 cases. Source: NFA, May 12, 2020 Key INSIGHT:  Director General of the National Observatory of New and Emerging Diseases Nissaf Ben Alaya said: “It wouldContinue reading “Tunisia targeted lockdown measures are proving effective”

Traveling family ‘stuck’ on a Mediterranean island due to Covid-19

Tunisia Security Update Your #1 Source for Travel & Security News IMPACTING Tunisia. UPDATE: As the novel coronavirus stops globetrotters and other adventure travelers in their tracks, one French family of nomads is waiting out the lockdown on a Tunisian island in the Mediterranean. Source: AFP, May 8th 2020 Key Article INSIGHT:  Tunisia has officially declared overContinue reading “Traveling family ‘stuck’ on a Mediterranean island due to Covid-19”

Are protests in Michigan and Texas just the beginning?

With the growing economic challenges in the US, civil unrest is becoming a real threat… UPDATE: Coronavirus lockdowns across the US have fueled record unemployment and deep economic uncertainty.-Business Insider-April 28, 2020 Key INSIGHT: With a growing number of people frustrated by the mandated lockdown coupled with high unemployment numbers; the US could reach aContinue reading “Are protests in Michigan and Texas just the beginning?”

Tunisia RE-OPENS …May the 4th be with them!

Tunisia Security Update Your #1 Source for Travel & Security News IMPACTING Tunisia. UPDATE: Tunisia on Monday relaxed lockdown measures with an initial phase of gradual reopening for the vital sectors of the economy, society and exports. Source: AAWSAT, May 4th 2020 Key Article INSIGHT: Tunisian officials reported that it had recorded four new COVID-19 infections inContinue reading “Tunisia RE-OPENS …May the 4th be with them!”

Tunisia to REOPEN Economy in Stages…

Tunisia Security Update Your #1 Source for Travel & Security News IMPACTING Tunisia. UPDATE: Tunisia to reopen economy in stages… Key Article INSIGHT:  The lockdown will begin to be eased on May 4. Further easing after May 11 will include clothing shops and malls, said Lobna Jribi, the minister in charge of major projects. Tentative Stages:  StageContinue reading “Tunisia to REOPEN Economy in Stages…”