Health Alert: (COVID-19 Update #5) U.S. Embassy Jakarta, Indonesia

ALERT - Health Alert (State Dept.)

Location:  Indonesia

Event:  There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Indonesia.  On March 11, 2020, the Indonesian Ministry of Health announced the first death of a person confirmed to be infected with COVID-19.  COVID-19 cases have been identified in Jakarta and Bali.

The Indonesian Ministry of Health has set up a COVID-19 information hotline at +62 21-5210411 or +62 82 1212 119.

The government of Indonesia has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Visit Indonesian Immigration’s website for additional information on these new measures.

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19.  Please visit Travel.State.Gov for more information.

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