China issues US travel alert
China's Ministry of Culture and Tourism on Tuesday issued a travel alert for Chinese tourists traveling to the United States.
Noting the frequent occurrence of shootings, robberies and theft in the United States recently, the ministry warned Chinese tourists to fully assess the risks of traveling there.
Chinese tourists are urged to learn about the information about the public security situation and related laws and regulations of tourist destinations, to raise safety awareness and step up precautions to stay safe.
The travel alert is valid until December 31, 2019.