COVID-19 Health Alert April 2

Event:  Kyrgyz Republic COVID-19 Update April 2 Update on State of Emergency The Ministry of Health confirmed 116 cases of COVID-19 in the country. The government of the Kyrgyz Republic has implemented new measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. As announced on March 31, the new State of Emergency restrictions include: Bishkek residents will …

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COVID-19 Health Alert April 1

Event:  Kyrgyz Republic COVID-19 Update April 1 Update on State of Emergency The Ministry of Health confirmed 111 cases of COVID-19 in the country. The government of the Kyrgyz Republic has implemented new measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. As announced on March 31, the new State of Emergency restrictions include: Bishkek residents will …

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COVID-19 Health Alert March 31

Event:  Kyrgyz Republic COVID-19 Update March 31 Update on State of Emergency The Ministry of Health confirmed 107 cases of COVID-19 in the country. The government of the Kyrgyz Republic has implemented new measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. As announced on March 31, the new State of Emergency restrictions include: You may only …

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COVID-19 Health Alert March 29

Event:  Kyrgyz Republic COVID-19 Update March 29 Kyrgyz Visa Update On March 28, the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic announced that foreigners may remain in the Kyrgyz Republic until May 1, 2020 without requiring an exit visa. U.S. citizens whose visas are expired will not be required to pay a fine or obtain an exit …

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COVID-19 Health Alert March 28

Event:  Kyrgyz Republic COVID-19 Update March 28 Departure Flights As of March 28, Aeroflot Airlines will no longer allow foreign (non-Russian) citizens to travel from a foreign country and transit via Russia on to another destination. Therefore, U.S. citizens will not be able to fly from Bishkek via Moscow and onwards to the United States. …

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COVID-19 Health Alert March 27

Event:  Kyrgyz Republic COVID-19 Update March 27 Departure Flight Options U.S. citizens who are considering returning to the United States are urged to work with a travel agent to make travel arrangements while flights are still available. Local travel agents and companies are having better success in making flight reservations than individuals trying to work …

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Health Alert –U.S. Embassy Bishkek March 26, 2020

Location: Kyrgyzstan Event:  Kyrgyz Republic COVID-19 Update State of Emergency On March 24, The government of Kyrgyzstan announced a State of Emergency in the cities of Bishkek, Osh, and Jalal-Abad, Nookat and Kara-Suu Districts of Osh Oblast, and in the Suzak District of Jalal-Abad Oblast for the period from 08.00 a.m. on March 25 to …

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Health Alert –U.S. Embassy Bishkek March 21, 2020

Location: Kyrgyzstan Event:  Kyrgyz Republic COVID-19 Update The Kyrgyz Ministry of Health confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Kyrgyzstan. The government of the Kyrgyz Republic has barred the entry of all foreign nationals to the Kyrgyz Republic.  U.S. citizens who are considering returning to the United States are urged to work with a travel agent to …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

March 19, 2020 The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19. In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for …

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Update on COVID-19 situation in the Kyrgyz Republic

Location:  Kyrgyzstan Event: Update on COVID-19 situation in the Kyrgyz Republic On March 17 the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic announced that they are barring the entry of all foreign nationals to the Kyrgyz Republic.  In addition, U.S. Embassy, Bishkek has received reports that several airlines are reducing or eliminating service to the Kyrgyz Republic and …

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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Bishkek

Location:  Kyrgyzstan Event:  Update on Government of the Kyrgyz Republic response to COVID-19 There have been no confirmed cases of coronavirus in the Kyrgyz Republic. However, the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to change with …

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Update on COVID-19 situation in the Kyrgyz Republic

The Kyrgyz Ministry of Health confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Kyrgyz Republic. View U.S. Embassy Bishkek’s most recent health and security alerts here . On March 24, The government of Kyrgyzstan announced a State of Emergency in the cities of Bishkek, Osh, and Jalal-Abad, Nookat and Kara-Suu Districts of Osh Oblast, and in the Suzak …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bishkek

January 8, 2020 Location: Kyrgyzstan Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions 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 …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Subject: Restored stability in Koy Tash village and Bishkek downtown area Location:   Koy Tash and Central Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Event:  U.S. Embassy Bishkek has lifted restrictions of travel in and around the village of Koy Tash and throughout the downtown area of Bishkek for U.S. citizens and government personnel, following the arrest of former President Atambaev …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Subject: Ongoing unrest and demonstrations Location: Central Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Event:  There is a likelihood that demonstrations that began overnight on August 8 may continue over the weekend.  Groups protesting the arrest of former president Atambayev, independent citizen groups protecting residences and businesses, as well as law enforcement troops were involved in clashes in downtown Bishkek …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Subject: Law enforcement operation and unrest at the residence compound of Former President Atambayev Location: Village of Koy Tash, Kyrgyzstan Event:  Overnight on August 7 Kyrgyz government forces entered the residence compound of former president Atambayev, located in the village of Koy Tash outside of Bishkek in an attempt to detain him.  Violence, including shooting …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Subject:  Public Rally on Wednesday July 3, 2019   Location:   Media Forum building on Shabdan Baatyr St., Bishkek   Event:  Kyrgyz press is reporting that a public rally will take place on Wednesday July 3, 2019. The rally is expected to take place outside of the Media Forum/Mediagruppa Yevropa building and SDPK headquarters at 4B …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Subject: Large crowds gathering at the residence compound of Former President Atambayev   Location:   Village of Koy Tash, Kyrgyzstan   Event: Kyrgyz press is reporting that preparations are being made to receive large crowds at the residence compound of former president Atambayev, located in the village of Koy Tash outside of Bishkek.  Press reports this …

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