While some cities and states may appear to be quite safe, that may not truly be the case. There are so many different countries in the world, that you are bound to come across one that is too dangerous for anyone to be seen within as a civilian, let alone as a tourist. Thankfully, the Global Peace Index ensures everyone knows what they are getting into while traveling to different countries. While Denmark and Iceland are extremely peaceful, Mexico and Somalia are not. Check the list before traveling to any of the following ten countries.
Crime is currently the largest problem throguhout Mexico, as the country is rife with drug trafficking rings who smuggle cocaine, heroin, and marijuana from the country into the United States. These crime families have no problem with opening fire on police or civilians.
Ethiopia is currently home to criminal and political violence, which have resulted in the deaths and injures of thousands. Pick-pocketing, “snatch and run” thefts, grand theft auto, and plenty of other petty crimes run rampant. But beatings, stabbings, kidnappings, and murder of foreigners is also highly common.