U.K. issues travel advisory for North Carolina and Mississippi

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT)- The U.K. has issued a travel advisory for North Carolina and Mississippi in response to HB2.

“The US is an extremely diverse society and attitudes towards LGBT people differ hugely across the country. LGBT travelers may be affected by legislation passed recently in the states of North Carolina and Mississippi. Before travelling please read our general travel advice for the LGBT community.”

U.K. officials also reminded travelers about possession or trafficking of a controlled substance.

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