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 1-888-407-4747 toll-free from within the United States and Canada, or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries.  These numbers are available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).  Follow the Bureau of Consular Affairs on Twitter and Facebook.  For all emergencies involving U.S. citizens, contact the American Citizen Services unit of the U.S. Embassy’s consular section, located at Tabarre 41, Boulevard du 15 Octobre, Tabarre, Port-au-Prince, Haiti; telephone (dialing from the United States) 011-509-2229-8000;