THE EMBASSY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA IN RANGOON IS TRANSMITTING THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION THROUGH THE AMERICAN LIAISON NETWORK AS A PUBLIC SERVICE TO U.S. CITIZENS IN BURMA. PLEASE DISSEMINATE THIS MESSAGE TO ALL U.S. CITIZENS IN YOUR ORGANIZATION OR NEIGHBORHOOD.
Alert – U. S. Embassy Rangoon, Burma (June 19, 2019)
Event: The Embassy of the United States of America in Rangoon has updated our Travel Advisory for Burma. Changes from our previous Travel Advisory include updated advice for the following townships:
Level 4 – Do Not Travel to Namtu township in Shan State due to civil unrest and armed conflict.
Level 3 – Reconsider Travel to Ann and Myebon townships in Rakhine State due to civil unrest and armed conflict.
The full advisory can be found at this link: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/burma-travel-advisory.html
If you are in need of assistance:
U.S. Embassy Rangoon, Burma
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Burma Country Information
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