Message for U.S. Citizens: Stricter Enforcement of Rangoon Stay-At-Home Orders Likely

September 24, 2020

U.S. Embassy Rangoon anticipates that the previous stay-at-home order issued for Rangoon Region on September 20 will be more stringently enforced in the coming days by local law enforcement. If you must leave your home for one of the permitted activities in the September 20th order, please take extra precaution.

To view our previous alert regarding the Rangoon Region stay-at-home order, please visit

Please also visit our COVID-19 page for detailed information on the COVID-19 situation in Burma, and reach out to with any questions.