Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 19, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 19, 2018) Location: Near the Natcom Building, MLK Blvd. and Bois Verna Events: Reports of an ongoing  protest in front of/near the Natcom building MLK Blvd. and Bois Verna/Pont Morin. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 19, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 19, 2018) Location: Champs-de-Mars Events: Reports of an active protest in the area of Champs-de-Mars. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on Facebook and Twitter
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 17, 2018)

Security Alert: Haiti Travel Advisory Lowered to Level 3 – Reconsider Travel The Department of State lowered the Travel Advisory Level for Haiti to Level 3 – Reconsider Travel on July 17, 2018 due to civil unrest and crime.  This replaces the previous Level 4 Travel Advisory that was issued on July 9, 2018. The ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: February 20, 2018 at 14:55). 

Location: Delmas 32 Event: Please be advised that there is currently a large fire in the vicinity of Delmas 32. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance:  Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website , or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can also call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free from within the United States and Canada, ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 17, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 17, 2018) Location:  Saint Martin area of Port au Prince between Rue Saint Martin and Rue Pean Events:  Reports of burning tires in the Saint Martin area of Port au Prince between Rue Saint Martin and Rue Pean Actions to Take:  Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department ...
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Security Alert: Roadblocks and Protests affecting Rte National 2 (May 16, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 16, 2018) Location: Route National 2 in the Martissant area Events:  Reports of roadblocks and protests that are affecting Route National 2 in the Martissant area.  Embassy employees are currently prohibited from traveling on Rte National 2, and the Martissant area needs to be avoided until further notice. Actions ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Renew Your Passport Now For Summer 2018 Travel

U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti Renew Your Passport Now For Summer 2018 Travel Check your U.S. passport expiration date now to make sure you’re all set for summer travel! See information about required forms, documents and fees at https://ht.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/passports/ . To make an appointment, please visit  https://evisaforms.state.gov/Instructions/ACSSchedulingSystem.asp .  Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 9, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 9, 2018) Location:  Rte. National 1, near Wahoo Bay Beach Resort Events:  Reports of armed bandits stopping and robbing vehicles on Route National 1 in the vicinity of the Wahoo Bay Beach resort.  Actions to Take:  Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Foreign Service Officer Test (June 2018)

We are pleased to announce that U.S. citizens may take the Foreign Service officer test at U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince on Saturday, June 2, Wednesday, June 6, or Saturday, June 9.  For more information and to register, please visit https://careers.state.gov/work/foreign-service/officer/test-process/  and http://www.pearsonvue.com/fsot/ . Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 7, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 7, 2018) Location:  Cazeau near Rte. National 1 and Delmas 75 Events: On-going demonstrations in Cazeau near Rte. National 1 and Delmas 75 Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 4, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 4, 2018) Location:  Martissant Events:  Reports of heavy protests in Martissant Actions to Take:  Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on Facebook  and Twitter
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Security Alert: Roadblocks in and around Delmas 33 (May 4, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (May 4, 2018)   Location:  Roadblocks and congestion in and around Delmas 33 Events:  Reports of heavy traffic and road blocks in and around Delmas 33 due to food distribution efforts. No violence or protest reported at this time Actions to Take:  Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 ...
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Security Alert: Road Block Driving from Toussaint Louverture International Airport (April 26, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (April 26, 2018) Location:  Route de Pernier, driving from Toussaint Louverture International Airport in Port-au-Prince. Events:  Route de Pernier is blocked with large rocks. Actions to Take: Please avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security ...
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Demonstration Alert: Protest at the U.S. Embassy (April 20, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: April 20, 2018) Location:  US Embassy in Port au Prince, Haiti Events:  Peaceful protest outside of the US Embassy across from the Consular entrance. Actions to Take:  Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on Facebook and ...
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Demonstration Update Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: April 19, 2018)

Demonstration Update Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: April 19, 2018) Location:  Demonstrators in Petion-Ville heading toward Route de Freres Events:  Small group of demonstrators in Petion-Ville heading toward Route de Frères, currently near Delmas 95. Downtown demonstration in Rue St. Martin area. Actions to Take:  Please avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: April 19, 2018 at 11:28pm)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: April 19, 2018) Location:  Near the Kinam Hotel (Place St. Pierre), and Delmas 3 Events:  Ongoing demonstrations in and around both locations Actions to Take:  Please avoid the areas. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Gang Violence Affecting Route National #2 (April 19, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: April 19, 2018) Location: Carrefour/Martissant area affecting Route National 2 Events:  Ongoing gang violence Actions to Take:  Please avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on Facebook and ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: April 17, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: April 17, 2018)   Location:  Route National #2 in the area of Martissant Events:  Reports of on-going gang violence.   Actions to Take:  Avoid the area.   Assistance:    ·         U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov ·        State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 ·         Haiti Country Information ·        Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates ·        Follow us ...
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Security Alert: Driving from Port-au-Prince’s Toussaint Louverture International Airport

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti Location: Driving from Toussaint Louverture International Airport in Port-au-Prince. Events: Rising number of violent armed robberies against U.S. citizens after departing the airport. The Embassy has procedures in place to detect surveillance and deter attacks on its employees. Actions to Take: Arrange to have your host or organization meet you at the ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: March 24, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: March 24, 2018)   Location: East of L’Anse-a-Veau in Nippes region. Events:  On-going demonstrations. Road 201 closed. Actions to Take:  Please avoid the area.   Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on ...
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Alert: Demonstration Alert, U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Release Date: March 19, 2018, 12:00pm

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Release Date: March 19, 2018, 12:00pm   Locations:  Rue Delmas and Delmas 32/33. Events:  On-going demonstrations. Actions to Take:  Please avoid the area.   Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on Facebook and ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Release Date: March 19, 2018 at 12:20pm

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Release Date: March 19, 2018, 12:20pm   Locations:  Petionville near Place St. Pierre and a second one in Champs de Mars. Events:  On-going demonstrations. Actions to Take:  Please avoid the area.   Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: March 15, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: March 15, 2018) Location: Downtown area of Port-au-Prince (Ministry of Interior near the National Palace in Champs de Mars; Grand Rue; St. Jean Bosco Church towards Bel-Air; Ministry of Social Affairs on Avenue Charles Sumner) Events: On-going demonstrations and barricades. Actions to Take: Please avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (March 14, 2018 update)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (March 14, 2018 Update) Location: Champ-de-Mars Ave. Charles Sumner near the Ministry of Social Affairs Delmas 2 Les Cayes Events: The above-mentioned areas reported earlier today as having ongoing demonstrations is reportedly now clear. Actions to Take: Exercise normal precautions. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: March 09, 2018 at 3:15pm)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: March  09, 2018 at 3:15pm) Location: Ave John Brown near the intersection with Ave Christ-Roi. Events: On-going demonstrations. Actions to Take: Please avoid the area.   Assistance: Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website , or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can also call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free ...
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Alert: Protest in front of U.S. Embassy has ended (March 8 at 1:10pm)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: March 8, 2018 at 1:10pm)    Location: Consular entrance to the United States Embassy Port-au-Prince, Boulevard du 15 Octobre, Tabarre, Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Events: The protest ended and protestors departed the area. Actions to Take: It is no longer necessary to avoid the area.   Assistance: Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince ...
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Alert: Protest at the U.S. Embassy (March 8 at 11:52am)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: March 8, 2018 at 11:52am)    Location: Consular entrance to the United States Embassy Port-au-Prince, Boulevard du 15 Octobre, Tabarre, Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Events: Protest. Actions to Take: Avoid the area and be aware of your surroundings. Assistance: Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website , or contact the Embassy for up-to-date ...
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Security Alert: (Pegueyville shortcut and vicinity), Sent: March 5, 2018 at 7:26am

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, (Release Date: March 5, 2018 at 7:26am)    Location:      Pegueyville shortcut in Port-au-Prince and surrounding blocks. Events:  Still under construction and not passable. Actions to Take: Avoid the area completely and be aware of your surroundings. Do not attempt to circumnavigate the construction area.   Assistance:  Visit the ...
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Alert: Pegueyville shortcut in PAP (Mar 4 at 7am)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti   Location:      Pegueyville shortcut in Port-au-Prince and surrounding blocks. Events:  Still under construction. Actions to Take: Avoid the area completely and be aware of your surroundings.   Assistance:  Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website , or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can also call ...
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Alert: Security situation (Pegueyville shortcut and vicinity), March 3 at 2pm

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: March 3, 2018 at 2pm).  Location: Peguey-Ville shortcut area in Port-au-Prince. Events: There is an ongoing construction project to smooth the road and it is not currently passable.  Do not attempt to circumvent the immediate area by using side streets/alleys as there are reports of makeshift road blocks ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: March 1, 2018 at 07:35am)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: March 1, 2018 at 07:35am).    Location: Peguyville shortcut (also known as the Collette shortcut, which leads from Route de Freres through Peguyville up to Petion-ville) Events: Please be advised there are tires burning as part of a protest in the area mentioned above. Actions to Take: Avoid the area and be ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: February 26, 2018 at 12:05pm)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: February 26, 2018 at 12:05pm).    Location: Ministry of Justice (near Champ de Mars) -Ministry of Social Affairs on Rue Oswald Durand (near Champ de Mars) -Ave Christophe (near Champ de Mars) -Route National 1 near Brasserie La Couronne   Events: Please be advised there are ongoing protest ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: February 20, 2018 at 14:55). 

Location: Delmas 32 Event: Please be advised that there is currently a large fire in the vicinity of Delmas 32. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance:  Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website , or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can also call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free from within the United States and Canada, ...
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Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: February 16, 2018 at 2:35pm). 

Location:  Lower part of the Vivy Mitchel shortcut. Event:  There are reports of a broken-down truck on the lower part of the Vivy Mitchel shortcut.  Traffic is backed up. Actions to Take:  U.S. citizens may wish to avoid the area. Assistance:  Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website , or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: February 08, 2018 at 5:30pm). 

Location: Many Carnival-related activities are expected in Port-au-Prince and other parts of Haiti from February 9-14, 2018. Carnival-related inconveniences (traffic, “Ra-Ra” music bands in the streets, road closures, crowds, etc.) will increase. Carnival can be a fun, yet potentially unsafe place for revelers. Event: The Mayor of Tabarre – where the U.S. Embassy is located – has declared that the ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: February 06, 2018 at 01:25pm). 

Location: Route Nationale #1 and Route Nationale #9 Event: Large and violent protests are taking place.  There have been confirmed reports of gunfire and areas engulfed in flames. Actions to Take: Avoid the area on Blanchard Road moving toward Duvivier. Assistance:  Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website , or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: January 25, 2018 at 11:45am). 

Location: U.S. Embassy Port-Au-Prince Event: Small protest outside of the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince.  Actions to Take: Avoid demonstrations and be aware of your surroundings. Assistance:  Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website , or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can also call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free from within the United States and Canada, or 1-202-501-4444 from other ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: January 22, 2018 at 3:15pm). 

Location: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince. Event: A large protest is expected outside of the Embassy today. Actions to Take:  The Embassy is closed.  Please avoid coming and going to/from the Embassy during this time. We will reopen at 7:00am on Tuesday, January 23. Assistance:  Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website, or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: January 22, 2018 at 12:00pm). 

Location: Near St. Jean Bosco Church; Carrefour Pean; Champ de Mars; Belair; and U.S. Embassy Port-Au-Prince Event: Several crowds have formed in Port-au-Prince in anticipation of marching toward the U.S. Embassy. They may combine later as they converge on the Embassy. One protest is in Petionville, near St. Jean Bosco church, Champ de Mars and Belair, downtown and the other in Carrefour ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: January 22, 2018 at 11:30am). 

Location:  St. Jean Bosco Church, downtown; Carrefour Pean; and U.S. Embassy Port-Au-Prince Event: There are two separate protest headed towards the U.S. Embassy today. They may combine later as they converge on the Embassy. One protest is starting at St. Jean Bosco church, downtown and the other from Carrefour Pean. A large protest is expected outside of the ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: January 22, 2018 at 08:25am).

Location: U.S. Embassy Port-Au-Prince Event: Large protest expected outside of the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince. Actions to Take: Please limit your coming and going to/from the Embassy during this time. If the protest is large and/or violent, U.S. Embassy employees will be expected to shelter in place. No one will be able to enter or depart ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Release Date: January 22, 2018 at 6:40am. 

Location:  Bois Morquet Road, Petionville Event: Burning barricades Actions to Take:  Please limit your travel through this area. Assistance:  Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website , or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can also call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free from within the United States and Canada, or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries.  These numbers are ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Release Date: January 17, 2018 at 10:40 AM)

Location:  Downtown Port-au-Prince. Event:  On-going protest downtown. Protesters are scheduled to march up Ave John Brown towards the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, near Delmas 60. Actions to Take:  Please avoid these areas until further notice. Assistance:  Visit the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince website, or contact the Embassy for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can also call ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Foreign Service Officer Test

We are pleased to announce that U.S. citizens may take the Foreign Service Officer Test in Port-au-Prince at 9:00am on Saturday, January 27, 2018 or Wednesday, January 31, 2018.  For more information and to register, please visit: https://careers.state.gov/work/foreign-service/officer/test-process/ To apply for a U.S. passport, Consular Report of Birth Abroad, or notarial service, visit our website at ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens on Advisories and Alerts

On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, the Department of State will make changes to our safety and security information to make it easier to find, understand, and use. Travel Advisories will replace Travel Warnings and Travel Alerts.  Every country will have a Travel Advisory, which will provide one of four standard levels of advice.  The Travel ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Gunfire in Delmas 95, Port-au-Prince, Sent: December 22, 2017 at 1:35pm

The United States Embassy has received reports of ongoing police action involving gunfire between police and criminals in the area of Delmas 95. Please avoid the area.  U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Violent Demonstration December 6, 2017 10:49am

  The United States Embassy has received reports of an ongoing Violent demonstration in the Bourdon area of Port-au-Prince.  There are reports of rock throwing, burning tires, etc.  Please avoid the area. U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations, even ...
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Ongoing Demonstrations Downtown and Expected in Other Areas

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there is a small demonstration currently ongoing in downtown, nears Champs-de-Mars.  Please avoid this area until further notice. Additionally, there are other named “Rally Points” for demonstrations today. If you may be in these other named areas, please monitor your phones for updates. Demonstrators are expected to gather in: Place ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protest Update–Autoroute de Delmas.Sent today, October 24, 2017 at 12:45PM

This is an update regarding ongoing protests in Port-au-Prince. The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the protesters are now moving down Autoroute de Delmas. Avoid the area. U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations. Please keep in mind that even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Traffic Accident/Protests at Route Nationale No. 2 at Leogane.

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a traffic accident resulting in multiple fatalities that has now manifested into violent protests. Embassy personnel have been asked to avoid Route Nationale No. 2 at Leogane until further notice. U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations. Please keep in mind that ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests in Petionville. Sent October 24, 2017 at 11:05AM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing protests in Petionville. There are reports of barricades and rocks being thrown at cars. Embassy personnel in Petionville have been asked to shelter in place. U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations. Please keep in mind that even ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests Expected Today throughout Port-au-Prince. Sent today, October 24, 2017 at 8AM.

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of protests expected today throughout Port-au-Prince. The protests are expected to begin in locations throughout the city, including Place Boyer and St. Jean Bosco chuch in Petionville. Please avoid these areas. U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations. Please keep ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Potential Demonstrations Forming in Downtown Port-au-Prince. Sent October 5, 2017 at 11:53am

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that we have received reports of groups beginning to gather downtown near Jean Bosco Church, Carrefour, and Champs de Mars. We do not yet have information related to the intended destinations. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the areas. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Update on Road Blocks: Rue Cazeau Clear (Sent October 2, 2017 at 11:30am)

The U.S. Embassy has received reports that Rue Cazeau is now clear for travel.  U.S. citizens are advised to continue to exercise caution when traveling and to avoid attempting to pass through road blocks. See the State Department’s  travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and  Haiti Specific Information . Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Road blocks on Rue Cazeau; Route de Freres Clear (Sent October 2, 2017 at 9:30am)

The U.S. Embassy has received reports of road blocks on Rue Cazeau cutting off access to the Vivy-Mitchel shortcut in the direction of travel from the U.S. Embassy. Route de Freres is now clear and passable for access to Petionville.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid Rue Cazeau until further notice. See the State Department’s  travel website for ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Road blocks on Route National #1 Near Lafito Port Facilities (Sent Oct 2, 2017 at 9:15am)

The U.S. Embassy has received reports of road blocks on Route National #1 near the Lafito Port facilities.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. See the State Department’s  travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and  Haiti Specific Information . Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Gunshots Reported North of Airport in Port-au-Prince (sent Oct 2, 2017 at 7:45am)

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that gun shots have been reported north of Toussaint Louverture Airport in Port-au-Prince. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. See the State Department’s  travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and  Haiti Specific Information . Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests in Port-au-Prince (sent October 2nd, 2017 at 7:30AM)

The Embassy has received reports of ongoing roadblocks and small fires in the areas of Route de Freres, Port-au-Prince.  Avoid this area. U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent.  The Embassy urges all U.S. ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests in Petion-Ville, Port-au-Prince (sent Sep 30, 2017 at 1:03pm)

The Embassy has received reports of ongoing protests in Petion-Ville, Port-au-Prince.  Avoid these areas.  U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent.  The Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests in La Saline and Champs de Mars, Port-au-Prince (Sep 30, 2017 at 11:56am)

The Embassy has received reports of ongoing protests in the area of La Saline and Champs de Mars, Port-au-Prince.  Avoid these areas.  U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent.  The ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Update on Demonstrations in Port au Prince (Sent September 28, 2017 at 4:50 PM)

  The United States Embassy has received reports that Delmas and Petionville are now clear of protests.  U.S. citizens are advised to continue to use caution in these areas. U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations, even peaceful ones, can ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations Near St. Jean Bosco Church (Sent September 28, 2017 at 11:50 AM)

The United States Embassy has received reports of demonstrators gathering near St. Jean Bosco Church downtown.  These demonstrators are expected to move towards Petion-ville.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations, even ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Update on Route National 2 (Sent September 27, 2017 at 4pm)

U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent.  The Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid large crowds as much as possible.  Should ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Roadblocks Near FOCAL on Ave. Christophe (Sent September 27, 2017 at 10:05 AM)

The United States Embassy has received reports of burning tires and roadblocks near FOCAL on Ave. Christophe. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area and advised not to attempt to pass through the roadblocks. U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations. Please keep in mind ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Roadblocks at Chalon on Route National 2 (Sent September 27, 2017 at 10AM)

The United States Embassy has received reports that Route National 2 is currently blocked by protests/roadblocks at Chalon.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area and advised not to attempt to pass through the roadblocks.  U.S. citizens are reminded to always use caution when traveling, and to avoid roadblocks and demonstrations.  Please keep in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests in Champs de Mars, Portau Prince (sent Sept 25, 2017 at 3:45pm)

The U.S. Embassy would like to make U.S. citizens aware of ongoing protests taking place in Port-au-Prince and around the country.  There are roadblocks along Route National #1 and Route National #2.  Embassy personnel are prohibited from traveling outside of Port-au-Prince on September 25, 2017 out of safety and security concerns.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: American Citizen Services Online Appointment System

Message for U.S. Citizens United States Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haiti September 22, 2017 How to Make an Appointment On Monday, September 25, 2017, the American Citizen Services (ACS) unit will transition to a new appointment system for all routine services: U.S. passport applications, Consular Reports of Birth Abroad (CRBAs), and notarials. Appointments for these services will ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Update on Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince (Sent September 21, 2017 at 2:35 PM)

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. Protestors reportedly remain downtown and have begun to move towards Parliament.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid these areas. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if in the vicinity ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. Sent today, Thursday, September 21 at 11:17AM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. Protestors have begun to gather downtown in lower Delmas, in front of St. Jean Bosco Church and other areas.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid these areas. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Locations for Demonstrations throughout Port-au-Prince.

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. There is one group heading from Delmas to Petionville, currently located near Delmas 40. The other protest is at Nazon, near the national stadium. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. Sent today, Wednesday, September 20 at 11:20AM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. Reports indicate protestors are moving from the Champs-de-Mars to Bel-Air. There are also reports of groups of demonstrators moving up Route de Delmas in the direction of Petionville. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid these areas. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Hurricane Maria (as of Sep 18, 2017)

The National Hurricane Center  reports that Hurricane Maria is a category 3, and additional rapid strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours. Maria is expected to be a dangerous major hurricane as it moves through the Leeward Islands and the northeastern Caribbean Sea. The Embassy has banned all travel by its employees north of Port-au-Prince starting Wednesday, ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations near Delmas 75 and 83. Sent today, September 13th, 2017 at 1:55PM

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent September 13, 2017 at 1:55PM Demonstrations near Delmas 75 and 83 The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in Delmas 75 and Delmas 83. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. ...
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Haiti Travel Warning

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to carefully consider the risks of traveling to Haiti due to its current security environment and lack of adequate medical facilities and response.     U.S. citizens are informed that the U.S. Embassy has resumed normal operations following Hurricane Irma. The authorized departure of non-emergency employees was lifted ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Locations for Ongoing Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince, Sent today: September 12 at 1:40pm

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent September 12, 2017 at 1:40PM  Updated Locations for Ongoing Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in Delmas 32, Delmas 52, Delmas 60, Delmas 75 and Champs-de-Mars. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Reports of Ongoing Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. Sent today, September 12th 2017 at 1:30PM

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent September 12, 2017 at 1:30PM   Protests Ongoing in Port-au-Prince   The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in the areas of the Champs-de-Mars, Delmas 22, Delmas 60, and Delmas 75. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid these areas. Even demonstrations intended to be ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Potential Demonstrations Today in Downtown Port-au-Prince. Sent Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 9:15AM

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent September 12th, 2017 at 9:15AM   Potential Protests in Downtown Port-au-Prince The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of potential protests today in downtown Port-au-Prince. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. Sent today, September 11th, 2017 at 11:45AM

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent September 11, 2017 at 11:45AM   Demonstrations near Carrerfour Aeroport and the St. Jean Bosco Church.   The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of two ongoing demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. The first is near the Carrefour Aeroport. The second is near the St. Jean Bosco Church. U.S. citizens are advised ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Minimal Public Services

Due to anticipated hazardous conditions from Hurricane Irma, the Embassy will have very reduced staffing on Thursday, September 7 and Friday, September 8, providing only emergency services to United States citizens. The consular section has canceled and rescheduled all passport, IV, and NIV appointments for these days. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = ...
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Emergency Message: Hurricane Irma

The National Hurricane Center ( http://www.nhc.noaa.gov ) reports that Hurricane Irma is a strong, dangerous category 5 storm with high winds and heavy rain. A hurricane watch has been issued for the northern coast of Haiti and a tropical storm watch has been issued for the area from Le Mole St. Nicholas to Port-au-Prince. We recommend you ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens:  Hurricane Irma

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to carefully consider the risks of traveling to Haiti due to its current security environment and lack of adequate medical facilities and response. The Department of State also warns U.S. citizens to carefully reconsider travel to Haiti due to Hurricane Irma, a category 5 storm projected to impact ...
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