Reissued with updates to health information.
Exercise normal precautions in the Kyrgyz Republic. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.
Reconsider Travel to the border region with Tajikistan due to the potential for violent border clashes.
Read the country information page for additional information on travel to the Kyrgyz Republic.
If you decide to travel to the Kyrgyz Republic:
Border Region with Tajikistan – Level 3: Reconsider Travel
Reconsider travel to the border region with Tajikistan due to intermittent border clashes in the Batken region of Kyrgyzstan. Travelers are at heightened risk of injury or death when visiting or transiting that region. Armed violence may occur with little or no warning.