Top Crisis24 News Alerts - June 1-8

June 8, 2018

This Week’s Top Crisis24 News Alerts - June 1-8


France: Air traffic controller strikes in south June 9, 10, 16, 17 

Air traffic controllers in south-central France threaten to strike weekends of June 9-10 and June 16-17; anticipate flight disruptions. Read more 


Portugal: National rail strikes June 4 and June 12-13 

Major rail disruptions June 4 due to national strike; another 48-hour strike June 12-13. Read more 


Mexico: Rising crime rates in Mexico City 

Crime rates rise in Mexico City and along Mexico-Puebla highway in 2017; cartel violence reported on Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) campus. Read more 


Saudi Arabia: Gunmen attack military base in Taif May 31 

Gunmen attack military base in Taif May 31, wounding several military personnel and killing one police officer. Read more 


India: Nipah virus outbreak continues in Kerala state as of June 1 

Officials place 1,407 people under quarantine in Kerala amid Nipah virus outbreak as of June 1; at least 17 confirmed deaths. Read more 



This week’s Editor’s choice 


Singapore: Additional restrictions June 10-14 amid Trump-Kim Summit 

Airspace restriction and special zone June 10-14 ahead of June 12 Trump-Kim summit; increased security measures expected. Read more 


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