Can I use my Non-Medical Evacuation coverage if there is unrest due to terrorism?

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Short Answer
Yes, Non-Medical Evacuation coverage may be available if there is a terrorist attack while you are traveling.

More Detail
Non-Medical Evacuation covers the transportation from a place of danger to a place of safety during a time of political or civil unrest. To be eligible for Non-Medical Evacuation, the appropriate authority must order the evacuation. Travelers who have purchased a policy with Non-Medical Evacuation coverage are encouraged to contact the 24-hour assistance line to arrange a Non-Medical Evacuation if unrest occurs related to terrorism while traveling.

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