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There’s been a spate of seemingly suspicious tourist deaths in the Dominican Republic, but vacation deaths happen more than you think. Here̵...

U.S. tourists are more likely to die abroad from traffic accidents than mysterious murders, though vacationing is still a relatively safe experience.
The entrance of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana, where two tourists have died.

A Dominican Republic health official said any tie between the spate of recent tourist deaths is ‘fake news’

Ministry of Public Health spokesman Carlos Suero called reports surrounding the recent US tourist deaths "hysteria against the Dominican Republic."

The Dominican Republic has a history of ‘plastic surgery tourism’ that has led to hospitalizations and deaths

Earlier this month, a New York man and an Alabama teacher died in instances related to undergoing plastic surgery in the DR.
At this point, IWasPoisoned.com has received 1,600 reports of suspected poisoning in the Dominican Republic.

Over 1,000 people reported falling ill while staying in the Dominican Republic on a popular food-safety site as reports of mysterious tourist deaths a...

Business Insider spoke with five tourists who said they fell ill while staying in the Dominican Republic recently.

An Alabama high school teacher who went to the Dominican Republic for plastic surgery died after complications from the procedure

Alicia Williams, a ninth grade English teacher at Huffman High School in Birmingham, Alabama, died in the Dominican Republic on June 7.

Steve Harvey’s Dominican Republic jazz festival is moving out of the country amid concerns about recent US tourist deaths

The third-annual Steve Harvey Sand and Soul Festival was set to take place at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana, in October.

The State Department says there hasn’t actually been an ‘uptick’ in US citizen deaths in the Dominican Republic

So far this year at least eight US tourists have died from apparent natural causes while staying at all-inclusive resorts in the Dominican.

14 suspicious cases of tourists getting sick, assaulted, and dying in the Dominican Republic in the past year

10 Americans have died in the Dominican Republic under suspicious circumstances in the last year.
Annette Wedington.

The mother of a man who died while hiking in the Dominican Republic is accusing authorities of ‘lying’ about her son’s cause of deat...

Terrence Richmond, 56, collapsed and fell during a hike near Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic, on August 29, 2018.
Indian youths walk on the dry bed of a lake covered with dead fish, on the outskirts of Chennai on June 9, 2019.

This popular tourist destination in India is experiencing a massive water shortage

Four main reservoirs in the city of Chennai have run completely dry, according to the BBC, forcing residents to line up for government supplied water.