News 12 August 2020

On 12 August 2020, Jordan announced the closure of its land trade border crossing with Syria after a rise in COVID19 cases coming from its northern neighbour. Reuters reported. Jordan’s other land crossings with Saudi Arabia, Israel and the Palestinian Territories are only open for commercial goods since the lockdown in March. Appleby Risk, Kemp […]

News 11 August 2020

On 11 August 2020, Reuters reported that at least two explosions have hit convoys supplying US led coalition forces in Iraq in the last 24 hours, the first on Monday evening near the southern border with Kuwait and the second on Tuesday north of Baghdad. The explosions, which caused no casualties but did some material […]

News 09 August 2020

On 09 August 2020, unknown gunmen on motorbikes killed six French aid workers, a Nigerian guide and a driver. The group was attacked in a giraffe reserve in Niger. No group has yet claimed responsibility. Appleby Risk, Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX Call Us On: +44(0)7714 504341 © All rights reserved Appleby […]

News 07 August 2020

On 07 August 2020, unidentified gunmen killed approximately 20 people in an attack on a cattle market in eastern Burkina Faso. The attack took place in Namoungou village. Appleby Risk, Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX Call Us On: +44(0)7714 504341 © All rights reserved Appleby Risk Ltd Please see our Privacy Policy […]

News 02 August 2020

On 02 August 2020, suspected militants from Islamist group Boko Haram killed at least 13 people and wounded eight others in a grenade attack in northern Cameroon. The unidentified assailants threw a grenade into a group of people inside a camp for displaced people in the commune of Mozogo near the Nigerian border in the […]

News 26 July 2020

On 25 July 2020, the British government announced that all travellers entering the UK from Spain will have to self-isolate for a period of 14 days. This new ruling is effective as of 26 July 2020 until further notice. Appleby Risk, Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX Call Us On: +44(0)7714 504341 © […]

News 23 July 2020

On 23 July 2020, Tunisian security forces arrested a terrorist cell planning to carry out attacks in the country, according to the Interior Ministry. A ministry statement said the 5-member cell was planning attacks on security headquarters and patrols. It said the suspects have been taken into custody for investigation. Appleby Risk, Kemp House, 152-160 […]

News 22 July 2020

On 22 July 2020, Saudi Arabia’s aviation authority announced that there is still no official date when international flights will resume.  Saudi Arabia suspended international flights in March in a bid to slow the spread of coronavirus. Appleby Risk, Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX Call Us On: +44(0)7714 504341 © All rights […]

News 13 July 2020

On 13 July 2020, the Al Arabiya news agency reported sources stating the King Fahd Causeway linking Saudi Arabia to Bahrain will reopen after the Eid al Hadr holidays. The causeway closed on 07  March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Appleby Risk, Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX Call Us On: +44(0)7714 […]

News 30 June 2020

The King Fahd Causeway, which links Bahrain and Saudi Arabia is expected to be reopened by the end of July in line with strict protocols to limit the spread of coronavirus. Appleby Risk, Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX Call Us On: +44(0)7714 504341 © All rights reserved Appleby Risk Ltd Please see […]