Travel advisories for Israel and Palestine (West Bank and Gaza), Lebanon and Iran remain in effect, Cyprus’ foreign ministry said on Saturday following developments in the region.

In a statement, the ministry recalled that as noted in the travel advisory for Israel and Palestine (West Bank and Gaza), dated October 8, 2023, it is recommended to avoid all non-essential travel to Israel, all travel to Gaza and all non-essential travel to the Nablus and Jenin areas of the West Bank, including East Jerusalem.

At the same time, the ministry said that the travel advisory to Lebanon, dated October 29, 2023, recommends avoiding all travel, while the travel advisory to Iran, dated October 25, 2022, recommends avoiding non-essential travel.