East Asia & Pacific

Pursuit of Opposition Highlights Political Tensions in Cambodia
Political tensions in Cambodia continue to fluctuate, with a widespread view that the recent prosecution of opposition figures is politically…

Investigation of August Thailand Attacks Continues
On August 11 and 12, a series of low-scale attacks using improvised explosive and incendiary devices occurred across seven provinces in Thailand’s…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Taipei (Taiwan), Typhoon Closes AITs
Due to Typhoon Megi, the AIT Taipei offices will be closed all day on Tuesday, September 27, 2016. AIT’s Kaohsiung Branch Office will open for…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Taipei (Taiwan), Typhoon Megi
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) cautions U.S. citizens that Category 2 Typhoon Megi is currently in the western Pacific Ocean southeast of…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Dili (Timor-Leste), Toxic Fish Being Sold in Dili
This message is being issued to alert U.S. citizens residing in, or traveling to Timor-Leste that toxic fish are being sold in Dili.