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Britain calls for vigilance amid Turkish unrest

LONDON, March 11 (UPI) -- The British government called for vigilance Tuesday for any of its citizens in Turkey given the likelihood nationwide protests will turn violent.

Remain vigilant in Ukraine, British government says

LONDON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- The British government said Monday there were still threats from political violence in Ukraine, though the situation has calmed considerably.

'High threat' of terrorism in Sinai, London warns

LONDON, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office said Wednesday it believed terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt were plotting additional attacks.

Nigeria attacks frustrate United Nations

GENEVA, Switzerland, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- The United Nations Tuesday accused the Nigerian government of not taking national security seriously after weekend Boko Haram attacks that left hundreds dead.

ICRC says Nigerian violence inhibiting aid

ABUJA, Nigeria, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Mounting security challenges in Nigeria is making it difficult for civilians to meet their most basic needs, ICRC regional delegate Zoran Jovanovic said.

London advises its citizens in Tripoli to remain vigilant

LONDON, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- The British government said Friday its residents in Tripoli should be on alert for the potential for violence, including kidnapping.

Nigeria subject of British travel warning

LONDON, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- With at least 50 people reported dead following a Boko Haram attack, the British government said Monday Britons should avoid traveling to Nigeria's Borno state.

Concerns linger ahead of Thai vote

LONDON, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- The British government said Monday it was warning of the potential for violence in Thailand ahead of elections scheduled for Feb. 2.

Egyptian violence erupts ahead of revolution anniversary

LONDON, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- British Minister for North African Hugh Robertson said Friday he condemned violence in Egypt as British residents there were advised to remain vigilant.

U.K. issues alert ahead of Thai elections

LONDON, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- The British government said Thursday it was calling on its citizens in Thailand to be on alert for violent demonstrations ahead of Feb. 2 elections.

Libyan violence attracts London's attention

LONDON, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- The British minister for the Middle East and North Africa said Tuesday his government was standing by Libya amid escalating violence.

British travel warning raised ahead of Kyrgyzstan elections

LONDON, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- The British government warned Thursday there may be security concerns next week in Kyrgyzstan connected to mayoral elections in two key cities.

Burkina Faso alert raised by British government

LONDON, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- The British government issued a travel alert Thursday for Burkina Faso, warning of the possibility of violence on a Jan. 18 national day of protest.

British government official alarmed by violent Bangladeshi elections

LONDON, Jan. 6 (UPI) -- The level of violence associated with parliamentary elections in Bangladesh is deplorable, British government official Sayeeda Warsi said Monday.

Evacuations under way in South Sudan

JUBA, South Sudan, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- The British military said Thursday it deployed a military transport aircraft to South Sudan to help coordinate an evacuation of the country's capital.
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