East Asia & Pacific

Indonesia: Increased Volcanic Activity in Bali
Indonesian authorities have observed an increase in seismic activity at Bali’s Mount Agung and have warned that the volcano could erupt at any time.…

Rising Tensions and Anti-U.S. Sentiment in Cambodia
On September 13, the U.S. Embassy highlighted in a Security Message that “recent developments, including the arrest of a political figure, the…

Taipei 2017 World University Games
Taiwan will host the 29th Summer Universiade from August 19-30. The event, also known as the World University Games, is expected to feature more than…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Tokyo (Japan), Typhoon Lan
The U.S. Embassy in Tokyo cautions U.S. citizens that Typhoon Lan (currently situated east of the Philippines), could strengthen between Friday and…

Security Message: Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea), Heightened Security Precautions
The U.S. Embassy Port Moresby advises all U.S. citizens visiting or residing in Papua New Guinea that the Embassy has temporarily tightened its…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Surabaya (Indonesia), Mt. Agung at Highest Alert
The U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya alerts U.S. citizens that Mt. Agung, an active volcano in East Bali, is at its highest alert level, and…