News & Events

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Armed group in Croix de Bouquets

The Embassy has received reports of an armed group in Croix de Bouquets. The Embassy security office has restricted Embassy U.S. personnel and families from this area until further notice. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid this area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even ...
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Demonstrations at Delmas 30 and Place Boyer Pétion-Ville today, February 5, 2016

The U.S. Embassy has received a report of a group of demonstrators at Delmas 30, likely moving towards the National Palace, and another group of protesters at Place Boyer in Pétion-Ville.  All U.S. citizens are advised to avoid these areas. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so ...
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Official Carnival Celebrations in Port-au-Prince, February 7-9, 2016

The U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince would like to remind U.S. citizens in Haiti of upcoming official Carnival celebrations, scheduled to take place in Port-au-Prince from February 7-9.  While these are the ‘official’ dates for Carnival, traditionally festivities begin before that and run through to the final day.  You can expect all carnival-related inconveniences (traffic, random ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Champs de Mars (gun shots fired)

The Embassy has received reports of a demonstration in Champs de Mars. Due to gun shots fired, the Embassy security officer has restricted the movement of Embassy employees from Bourdon, Ave John Brown and downtown Port-au-Prince until further notice. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid this area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in ...
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