Message of Condolence from the Embassy of the United States Following the Death of Former Haitian President René Préval

It is with deep sadness that the U.S. Embassy in Haiti has learned of the death of former Haitian President René Préval.

We extend our condolences to President Préval’s family, the Haitian people, and all those who mourn his passing.

Following both of his presidential terms, President Préval oversaw peaceful transitions of power to his successors, demonstrating his dedication to political stability and democracy in Haiti.

The U.S. Embassy honors the legacy of President Préval, a major figure in contemporary Haitian history who shepherded his country through tragic times and good times.