South Korea: Peace on the Peninsula?

On 06 March, a high-ranking delegation of South Korean representatives returned…


Sri Lanka: What Does the Countrywide State of Emergency Mean for Business Travellers?

On 06 March, the government of Sri Lanka declared a state of emergency across…


Burkina Faso: Coordinated Attack Highlights Risk of Terrorism

On 03 March, militants staged a coordinated attack in Burkina Faso’s capital…


South Africa: Excessive Violence A Threat to Travellers and Expats

On 21 February, an armed group assaulted a police station in South Africa’s…


Brazil: Military to Take Over Security in Rio de Janeiro

Since our first post on the Brazilian security crisis, the situation has…


Israel: New Conflict with Syria?

Will the Downing of an Israeli Jet Raise the Escalation Level in the Region? On…


Colombia: Is the Peace Process Failing?

Since the end of the bilateral ceasefire between the Colombian government and…


Maldives: Violent Escalation after Power Grab?

On 05 February 2018, the president of the Maldives declared a state of…


Webinar Invitation: Risk Trends Q1/2018

We would like to invite you to the free EXOP Webinar: Risk Trends Q1/2018 on 31…


Americas - Risk Forecast Q1/2018

The Americas are facing challenges in the first quarter of 2018 that are as…