Demonstration Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location: Champs-de-Mars, downtown near MLK Blvd. and Harry Truman Blvd.

Events: Protests moving downtown from MLK Blvd to Harry Truman BLVD. There are also ongoing protests in the Champ-de-Mars area.  PNH are in the areas and attempting to disperse the crowds.

Actions to Take:

  • Contact your family to keep them informed of your welfare and whereabouts.
  • Exercise extreme caution if you decide to leave your residence or hotel.
  • Avoid protests and any large gathering of people.
  • Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks.
  • If you encounter a roadblock, turn around and get to a safe area.
  • Do not seek shelter at the U.S. Embassy.