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  • April 19, 2016
    Kuwait to mandate DNA test for all visitors for “security” reasons

    Traveling to Kuwait just got weirder and difficult (in addition to getting a visa). Kuwait will implement the mandatory DNA testing for everyone in the country, including tourists beginning sometime this year, as per Kuwait Times. Here are some details: When will this be effective? The actual implementation date depends on the cabinet when it […]

  • February 8, 2013
    Unlocking your phone for international travel is illegal if you live in U.S.

    United States’ Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) Section 1201 [PDF] expired on January 26th 2013, which simply means that if you bought a phone in US under contract with one of the carriers then you cannot unlock your phone, unless your contract expires, or if you have paid off your contract. What would unlocking do […]

  • October 12, 2012
    Arrested in a foreign country? here’s what you should do

    Rules and laws differ from one country to the other. And it’s a good practice to know the basic laws of the countries you’re visiting as a tourist or an expat. For example, traveling without identification in Russia is one way to get detained. So what do you do if you’re arrested in a foreign […]

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