How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?

DPO takes about two weeks. - Feb 2020

Local postal facilities are practically non-existent. FedEx and DHL are here, but outrageously expensive. We have pouch and recently started using DPO. People here have had trouble with the DPO (because it's new?), but packages are routinely rejected or end up at some other DPO location and 'eventually' arrive. We had one family depart post before an order shipped via DPO arrived. - Jun 2017

Embassy diplomatic pouch. - May 2016

We were able to use the Pouch at the American Embassy. On average it took 4-6 weeks to receive packages. - Jul 2014

Pouch for U.S. Embassy personnel. - Sep 2013

Thru the pouch. - Nov 2010

Embassy pouch - Feb 2010

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