The Embassy of the United States Strongly Condemns Armed Attacks

The Embassy of the United States strongly condemns the armed attacks against several businesses in Port au Prince during the evening of 23-24 June.  It urges national authorities to investigate these acts and to prosecute those responsible.

The Embassy calls on all Haitian actors to remain calm and to avoid acts which could contribute to instability.

To ensure stability, the Embassy calls on Senators and Deputies to fulfill their responsibilities towards their constituents by voting in the National Assembly on 28 June to ensure the continuity of governance and the completion of the 2015 elections.