14 Mar '11, 11pm

MFA 'strongly' urges against travel to Japan: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) released a statement on Mond...

Deaprture board at Singapore Changi airport. -- PHOTO: ST The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) released a statement on Monday that 'strongly urge Singaporeans to defer non-essential travel to Japan.' That's because the situation in the areas most affected by the earthquake of March 11 continues to be fluid. 'The Japan Metropolitan Agency announced on 13 March that there is a 70 per cent chance of a magnitude 7.0 or greater earthquake in the same region as the magnitude 9.0 earthquake within the next 3 days. 'This may trigger another tsunami and aftershocks of over magnitude 6.0,' the MFA said in its statement. Singaporeans who cannot avoid travelling to Japan at this time are strongly advised to eRegister with the MFA at http://eregister.mfa.gov.sg/. This will enable MFA and the Singapore Embassy in Tokyo to contact and render Singaporeans the necessary consular assistanc...

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