East Asia & Pacific

North Korea's Latest Missile Launch
On February 12, North Korea test-fired what appeared to be a new type of medium- to long-range missile, marking the latest violation of UN security…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rangoon/Yangon (Burma/Myanmar), By-elections April 1
The U.S. Embassy alerts U.S. citizens of the upcoming by-elections scheduled for April 1, 2017 in certain districts in Yangon and Bago divisions, and…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Surabaya (Indonesia), Temporary Closure of Bali…
The U.S. Consular Agency in Bali will be temporarily closed to the public on Monday, March 20, 2017 due to upcoming demonstrations at or near the…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Singapore, Zika Virus Update
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its Zika travel guidance on March 10, 2017, recommending that pregnant women not travel…