Overview of Risks
Anti-government demonstrations have not been on the same scale as those that precipitated the January 25 Revolution, resulting in the ousting of former president Hosni Mubarak. However, these demonstrations continue to occur in the capital Cairo. Activists sometimes try to incite anti-government or anti-foreigner feeling after Friday prayers. The possibility for sporadic unrest remains. The Government of Egypt continues to enforce a country-wide curfew.
Updated: 15 November, 2011
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The well-being of UT students, faculty, and staff is the primary concern of the UT-Austin International Oversight Committee. We realize that some areas of the world present heightened health, safety, and security risks, and so the resources above are provided to help UT travelers make informed decisions regarding their international travel.