News & Events

Vivy Mitchel Shortcut

The Embassy has received reports of an incident on the Vivy Mitchel short cut and all Embassy employees are instructed to avoid this area for the remainer of the evening. Likewise 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 ...
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Gunshots Fired in Bicentenaire, February 12, 2016

The U.S. embassy has received reports of gunshots being fired downtown in the Bicentenaire area.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid this area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence.  You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or ...
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Ongoing Demonstration Downtown, February 12, 2016

The U.S. Embassy has received reports of an ongoing demonstration downtown.  Demonstrators are gathering at the St. Jean Bosco church located on Grand Rue, Carrefour Pean, and Bel-Air. The demonstrators are scheduled to converge and march along the following routes: 1) Saint-Jean Bosco, Carrefour Pean, Bel-Air; 2) Rue Tiremasse; 3) Rue St Martin; 4) Carrefour ...
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