East Asia & Pacific

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Ross River Virus Disease
OSAC Snapshots take a quick look at issues affecting security for private-sector travelers around the world. This Snapshot looks at the implications…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Health Alert: Rangoon (Burma), Measles Outbreak
According to local media reporting, Yangon Region government officials report an increase in measles cases since the beginning of 2019.

Weather Alert: Kolonia (Micronesia), Tropical Storm Warning
The National Weather Service, Guam, has issued a Tropical Storm warning for the islands of Nukuoro in Pohnpei State; and Lukunor in the Mortlock…

Security Alert: Rangoon (Burma), Burglaries in Yangon's Golden Valley Neighborhood
In January 2019, there have been four burglaries of residential houses in the Golden Valley neighborhood of Yangon.