The presidential election will take place on December 12.
The UK FCO advises against all travel to areas within:
• 30km of the borders with Libya, Mauritania, Mali and Niger
• 30km of the border with Tunisia in the provinces of Illizi and Ouargla and in the Chaambi mountains area
The FCO also advises against all but essential travel to within 30km of the remainder of the border with Tunisia.