Friday, April 5, 2013

Map of the world's most dangerous countries for travel!

Planning a trip? Visiting some countries might just not be worth the risk!

'...In March, a Swiss woman was gang-raped while she was camped out in a forest with her husband after a day of biking around the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. And on Monday, an American tourist was raped by three men over the course of six hours while aboard a public van near the seaside resort town of Copacabana .

The incidents have already taken their public-relations toll. The Brazil rape is the latest evidence that the country has a growing sexual assault problem -- reports of rapes there have risen 150 percent since 2009 -- and raises questions about Brazil's readiness for the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games...'

Prepared for Canadian citizens by that country's Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, the map below highlights countries tourists should consider avoiding if being safe is one of the goals of the trip.

Visit CBCNews for an interactive version.

H/T The Atlantic

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