Oct 7: PAKISTAN – AVOID NON-ESSENTIAL TRAVEL
Global Affairs Canada advises against non-essential travel to Pakistan due to the unpredictable security situation, which includes the threat of terrorist attacks, kidnapping and sectarian violence.
Regional Advisory – Avoid all travel
Global Affairs Canada advises against all travel to to the following regions:
areas reporting military or militant activity;
all border areas, except the Wagah official border crossing point;
the Kashmir region, including Azad Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan;
the province of Balochistan and its capital city, Quetta;
the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, including Swat, the city of Peshawar and the Khyber Pass; and
the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), including Khyber Agency, North Waziristan and South Waziristan.