The World’s 17 Most Dangerous Locations According to The Foreign Office


Democratic Republic of the Congo

According to the Foreign Office ‘the security situation in eastern DRC remains unstable. The continued presence of armed groups, military operations against them, intercommunal violence and an influx of refugees from neighbouring countries all contribute to a deterioration in the political, security and humanitarian situation. There are continued reports of kidnappings, including of staff from international NGOs.’

What are we missing? The Garamba National Park’s immense savannahs, woodlands, and grasslands interspersed with gallery forests along the riverbanks are home to four large mammals; the elephant, giraffe, hippo and the endangered white rhino.