Alert – U. S. Embassy Rangoon, Burma (August 20, 2019)

Location: Burma

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 Hsipaw and Hseni townships in Shan State due to civil unrest and armed conflict.

Our temporary guidance to not travel along Highway 3 from Pyin Oo Lwin, Mandalay Division to Muse, Shan State and along Highway 34 from Hseni, Shan State to Hopang, Shan State still applies.

The advisory can be found at this link:

U.S. Embassy Rangoon, Burma
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Burma Country Information

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