Summary

You should stay away from any area where large numbers of people are gathering during this time, monitor local media and follow the guidance of local authorities.

Most visits to Argentina are trouble-free, but you should keep a close eye on your personal belongings in public places. See Crime.

Since the beginning of December there have been a series of strikes involving local police forces in a number of Argentine Provinces. There has been some associated looting and violence in affected regions. You should be aware of possible disturbances, avoid demonstrations, monitor the local news and follow the advice of local authorities. See Political situation.

There have been occasional Falklands-related protests against British interests in Argentina. You should avoid all protests and demonstrations. See Political situation.

Yellow fever vaccination is recommended for travel to some parts of the country. See Health.

The Overseas Business Risk service offers information and advice for British companies operating overseas on how to manage political, economic, and business security-related risks.

There is an underlying threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel. 

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