The US embassy has not confirmed the incident.
Explosion Hits US Embassy in Myanmar
15:31 GMT 24.07.2016 (Updated: 17:11 GMT 24.07.2016)
© AP Photo / Gemunu AmarasingheMyanmar police officers outside the U.S. Embassy in Yangon. (File)
© AP Photo / Gemunu Amarasinghe
An explosion occurred at the US embassy in Yangon, the capital of Myanmar, on Sunday, Xinhua reported. A tear gas bomb test allegedly was the cause of the incident.