The state Department of the United States advises American tourists to travel to Ukraine, including the annexed Crimea and the Eastern regions of Donetsk and Lugansk regions. Reports replyua.net about it reports a press-service of the state Department. The Department stressed that these regions are assigned red danger level. Moreover, the report notes that the country in total was assigned to the yellow level. American diplomats said that tourists need to watch out for in Ukraine, crime, civil unrest and elections.
“Crimes against foreign nationals and their property is commonplace. Demonstrations, which at times were violent, regularly held throughout Ukraine, including in Kiev. Politically targeted killings and explosions also occurred. There are reports of violence by extreme nationalist groups”, – stated in the message of the state Department. However, in the US warned of a potential escalation of the situation before and during the second round of presidential elections in Ukraine.
Moreover, the Federal aviation administration bans flights of civil aviation in the Simferopol (UKFV) and the Dnieper(UKDV).