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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location:  Port-au-Prince Events:  Opposition groups and civil society organizations have announced a planned demonstration in Port-au-Prince, today May 18, using the following route: French Embassy through Champs-de- Mars, Lalue, Martin Luther King, Autoroute de Delmas, Delmas 60, Route de Bourdon, Avenue Lamartiniere and then return back to Champs-de-Mars.  Also as a reminder, Haiti has the ...
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On the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphopbia, Interphobia, and Transphobia

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE MAY 17, 2022 The United States affirms today, on the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia, and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT), that the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex (LGBTQI+) persons are the same human rights to which all persons are entitled. As enshrined in Article 1 ...
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Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location:  Port-au-Prince, Haiti Events: There are reports of an ongoing police operation in the areas of Pernier, Torcelle, and Croix-des-Bouquets.  Please avoid these areas during this time.  Actions to take: Avoid the area; Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and If you encounter a roadblock, turn ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port au Prince, Haiti

Location: Throughout Port-au-Prince, particularly the neighborhoods of Croix-des-Missions, Santo, and Clercine, and Croix des Bouquets Communes and National Routes 1 and 3 Event: Given the recent armed clashes between rival gangs in Port-au-Prince, the U.S. Embassy in Port au Prince reminds U.S. citizens that Haiti has the highest Travel Advisory level (Level 4: DO NOT TRAVEL) for ...
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U.S. Department of State’s Equity Action Plan

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson April 14, 2022 Fact Sheet This Equity Action Plan outlines specific actions, metrics, and accountability efforts to improve the efficiency and effectiveness to successfully integrate Executive Order (E.O) 13985 into all aspects of our foreign affairs mission. U.S. Foreign Policy  Prioritize engagements with diplomatic partners and individuals ...
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