The State Department says Americans concerned about overseas travel can call 202-647-5225 or 202-647-0900 for the latest information on conditions in the countries they plan to visit.

Spokeswoman Margaret Tutwiler said Wednesday there have been about 140 terrorist incidents against U.S. or allied interests since the start of the war five weeks ago. The vast majority have been small-scale attacks that caused no casualties and relatively minor damage, she said.