LIBYAPROSPECT – London
The US State of Department warned its citizens in Algeria of traveling near the eastern and southern borders next to Libya and Mali, for the real terrorist threats.
The US State of Department issued a warning, on Tuesday, for its citizens not to travel or move in the desert areas.
The statement referred to the terrorist attack in Tigantourine Gas Facility in In Amenas in January 2013, and warning them also from traveling to the tribes’ area including TeI Ozo, Bergaya, and Bouira.
The statement said that it was advised to avoid going for 50 km at least close to the eastern borders, claiming that the terrorist groups are still active inside Algeria. And terrorist groups still wage attacks using bombs, fake checkpoints in the desert area in the tribes’ region, or spots close to the borders with Tunisia. Security in the major cities prompt terrorist groups to work in far insulated areas”.