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Message for U.S. Citizens: Upcoming Coffee Hours in Nyaungshwe and Taunggyi with Embassy Staff, January 22 and 23, 2020

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 MYANMAR.  PLEASE DISSEMINATE THIS MESSAGE TO ALL U.S. CITIZENS IN YOUR ORGANIZATION OR NEIGHBORHOOD. U.S. Embassy consular staff will visit Nyaungshwe on Wednesday, January 22 and Taunggyi on Thursday, January 23.  ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Rangoon, Burma

Location:  Myanmar Event:  There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad.  The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists. ...
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Statement by Secretary POMPEO – Myanmar’s Independence Day

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release January 2, 2020                                                           Statement by Secretary POMPEO Myanmar’s Independence Day     On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I send best wishes to the people of Myanmar on the occasion of your independence day, January 4.  The United ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting in 2020 Election

Your vote counts!  Did you know that many U.S. elections for the House and Senate have been decided by a margin smaller than the number of ballots cast by absentee voters? All states are required to count every absentee ballot as long as it is valid and reaches local election officials by the absentee ballot ...
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U.S. Sponsors Annual Scientific Symposium for Lower Mekong Countries in Myanmar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 13, 2019 Contact: Jose Quiroga Email: Jose.Quiroga@asu.edu U.S. Embassy Contact: Aryani Manring Email: USEmbassyRGNPress@state.gov U.S. Sponsors Annual Scientific Symposium for Lower Mekong Countries in Myanmar   Yangon – Solving real-world problems takes cross-border collaboration, including by scientists.  That’s why over 100 researchers and scientists from the U.S. and the five countries of the ...
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