Special Notice

March 2019

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office strongly advises against all travel to:

  • within 100km of the entire Iran/Afghanistan border

  • within 10km of the entire Iran/Iraq border

  • the province of Sistan-Baluchistan

  • the area east of the line running from Bam to Jask, including Bam.

Additionally, the FCO advise British-Iranian dual nationals against all but essential travel to the rest of Iran.

Introduction

Summary

Islamic republic in the Middle East; bounded on the north by the Caspian Sea and Azerbaijan and Armenia, on the south by the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, on the east by Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Pakistan, and on the west by Iraq and Turkey.

Cities

Capital: Tehran

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